Alexia Liakounakou

Photographer, Writer, Anthropologist
Languorous Eye
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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Languorous Eye
Credits: alexia liakounakou
Date of Work: 10/01/14 - Ongoing
Updated: 10/26/19
Location: london
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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 five years.
There is both a street and voyeristic element to these photographs. Looking at the photos, I want viewers to feel as if they are pulling aside a curtain, catching a glimpse at human life in private.

Mostly shot on iphone.
An ongoing project. 

By Alexia Liakounakou —



By Alexia Liakounakou — An Indonesian visual travelogue.


By Alexia Liakounakou

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 — 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...


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