Influenced by her colourful background, translating the heat and the exotic beauty of the African wildlife to canvas has become Spyratos’ passion and spiritual goal.
This prolific Australian/Greek Kenyan international artist has become known for her bold and individual style. Her paintings rich and textured with variegated gold, copper leaf and pure coloured silver, recreate the physicality of the wild that inspires her.
With forty-two solo shows behind her (Sydney, Melbourne, Byron Bay, Gold Coast Australia, New York, London, Milan, Miami, Hong Kong, South Africa, Uganda, Kenya, Greece, Portugal, Spain, Venice, Vienna, Geneva, Zurich), Alexandra continues to expand her creative world, exploring and evolving in her individual contemporary style.
Exhibitions include the Nairobi National Museum, Cat Street Gallery (Hong Kong), Laurie’s Fine Art Gallery (Miami), Art Collections Gallery (Gold Coast Australia),Libby Edwards Gallery (Melbourne), The Municipal Gallery of Mykonos (Greece), Studio 265 (Paros, Greece), Soho Gallery (Sydney), Watatu Gallery (Kenya), Art In The Yard (South Africa), Kasser Rassu Gallery (Marbella), Marta Torres Gallery (Ibiza), Imago Mundi, Museo Bilotti di Villa Borghese Rome (with Luciano Benetton), Polka Dot Gallery (Kenya), Salle Centrale Madelaine (Geneva), Galleria Centro D’Arte San Vidal (Venice), OYASAF Residency (Lagos, Nigeria), Red Sea Gallery (Singapore).
Commissions include: James Cameron, Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, Naomi Campbell, Australian High Commissioner H.E. Geoff Tooth, Angela Horvat, Luciano Benetton, Darcy Bussell, Marc Bouris, William Scully, Domitilla Peugeot, Mick Doohan, Nadia Moidu, Kempinski Hotel, Four Seasons Hotel, Radisson Hotels, Prince Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon.
Alexandra’s work is exhibited permanently at the Nairobi International Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Lagos, Nigeria
Upcoming Shows & Residencies
- Alnilam, Shela, Lamu, Solo show ‘WILD AS FIRE’ Oct, 2022
- The Municipal Gallery Of Mykonos, September, 2022
- Artists residency Correlacion Contemporanea Peruvian Amazon Research and immersion Loreto, Peru 2023.
- Thom Gallery, Byron Bay, Australia, Feb 2023
- Artist Residency Loule, Portugal, June 2023