Natassa Poulantza was born on 28 January 1965 in Hanover, Germany. She studied painting and graphic arts at the Athens School of Fine Arts - ASFA (1992). She furthered her studies in painting at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste München (1992-1996) under Professor Jürgen Reipka.
Natassa Poulantza presented the following personal exhibitions: Thalassa, Kulturmodell, Passau, Germany (1996); Thalassa, Aka München, Germany (1996); Sea, Cheapart Gallery, Athens (1996); Spring, Cheapart Gallery, Athens (1999); Portraits, Qbox Gallery, Athens (2007); and Colour Stories, Art Base, Brussels, Belgium (2007). § She also took part in the following group exhibitions: Artistic Intervention, Cultural Centre of the Municipality of Athens, Athens (1991); Degree Show, Athens School of Fine Art, National Gallery, Athens (1992); Student Show, Akademie der Bildenden Künste München, Munich, Germany (1993-1995); Monotypes exhibition of Jurgen Reipka's workshop, Kulturmodell, Passau, Germany (1995); Cheapart, Cheapart Gallery, Athens & Thessaloniki (1997-2004); DT - Minimum Time, Qbox Gallery, Athens (2006); Yellow Project Room: Anathena, DESTE Foundation, Athens (2006); Between Sky and Earth, Tsatsis Projects / Artforum, Thessaloniki (2007); ARTmART, Kuenstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria (2007); Affinities: Flowers in Greek Art 1880-2006, Alpha Bank & National Gallery, Nafplio (2007); Visual Arts in Greece, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki (2007); Colour Stories, Art Base, Brussels, Belgium (2008); Which Way To Utopia?, Municipal Market of Kypseli, Athens (2008); Silent Dialogues: Multimedia Portraits Throughout Time, ACG Art Gallery, The American College of Greece, Athens (2008); Remap2: Unexpected Expedition, 47 Iasonos, Athens (2009); and Biennále #2: Personal - Political, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki (2009). Artwork by Poulantza are kept at the following institutions: Alpha Bank, Athens; The American College of Greece, Athens; and Dakis Ioannou Collection, Athens.
Natassa Poulantza currently lives and works in Athens.
[Megakles Rogakos 01/2008]
KOUNENAKI, PEGGY Natassa Poulantza's Wild Flowers: The Balance of Opposites 2006 Ergo Editions, Athens
ROGAKOS, MEGAKLES Silent Dialogues: Multimedia Portraits Throughout Time 2008 The American College of Greece - ACG Art, Athens
ARETI LEOPOULOU & THEODORE MARKOGLOU Personal - Political 2009 State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki