Alexia Liakounakou

Photographer, Writer, Anthropologist
Location: Athens, Greece
Nationality: Greek - American
Biography: Alexia is a photographer an anthropologist. Her photographic work is at the intersection of art, documentary and visual ethnography,  without always neatly fitting into any of these categories.  Her studies were in History of Art (SOAS)... read on
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Credits: alexia liakounakou
Date of Work: 09/21/17 - 09/03/19
Updated: 09/27/19
Location: London
This is a series of photographs of people on the London Transport System. It is an observation of everyday life as it moves around the metropolis.

Though the transport system occupies the public sphere, I felt that individuals traveling on these trains and buses exuded something very unique about them, carving out a small personal space inside larger, public arenas - which is what I try to capture.    

Wholly shot on iphone.


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By Alexia Liakounakou — An Indonesian visual travelogue.


By Alexia Liakounakou

Languorous Eye

By Alexia Liakounakou — The Languorous Eye series is my most intimate and personal, and it began on tumblr. It documents my life between Athens and London for more than..

In Another Place

By Alexia Liakounakou — This is a collection of dispatches from Mali, Niger, Ethiopia and the Democratic Republic of Congo, from 2008 to 2014. Some of these photographs..


By Alexia Liakounakou — Tearsheets from published work in print media. 
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