Leto Lama is a third-generation artist from Greece, based in Zurich and London. She is a painter and designer with a focus on figurative abstract art. Leto comes from a family with deep artistic history; both mother and grandmother (respectively Eva Persaki and Gianna Persaki) are well-known Greek painters and Fine art teachers. Her grandmother was one of the first abstract women artists in Europe as well as a student of renowned artists Fernand Leger and Andre Lhote.

 

Leto initiated her drawing and painting education at the age of 5, under the academic instruction of her direct family. Inspired by daily thoughts, travelling and real-life situations while influenced by both historical and modern art she minimizes the details of her objects to create simplified and expressive figurative art.

A strong artistic family, coupled with her Greek and Asian origins as her father is from Tibet has provided her with a unique style inspired by the West and the East.

Her works can be found in private collections  London, USA, Greece, Hong Kong, France, Belgium, China, Switzerland.

 

Exhibitions

 

2020 Tokyo International Artfair

2020 HussGstaad, Gstaad Switzerland

2019 1st Dibs, New York, USA

2019 Solo Studio, New York Art Gallery, NY, USA

2018 Hotel Dorint Basel, Switzerland

2017 Neue Art Gallery, Barcelona Spain

2016 Solo Show at Debut Contemporary Gallery, London

2014, Gallery Vati, Syros, Greece

 

Publications

 

The Art of Sherlock Holmes Global Edition (Release early 2020) distributed by Mx Publishing and Conan Doyle Estate 

 

Selected Press

 

2018 - Art and Design Magazine Feature, UK

2018 - Marie Claire Korea Magazine January Issue Interview 

2018 – Sea Jet Magazine Interview Summer 2018 Greece

2017 – Marie Claire Magazine Greece December Interview

 

Exhibitions

 

2020 - Tokyo International Art Fair, Japan

 

2020 - Huss Gstaad, Female Artists Art Show, Gstaad Switzerland

 

2019 - New York Art Gallery, Tribeca NY, USA

 

2019 - 1st Dibs, Chelsea NY, USA

 

2018 - Group Show - Hotel Dorint, Basel, Switzerland

 

2017 - Group Show - Neue Art Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

 

2016 - Solo Show - Debut Contemporary Gallery, Notting Hill, London

 

2014 – Group Show, Gallery Vaty, Brasilian and Greek Artists, Group Show, Syros Island, Greece under the supervision of the Municipality

 

Her works can be found in private collections London, Athens, Hong Kong, France, Belgium and China, Switzerland.

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