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A GUIDE ON HOW TO PREVENT DAILY LIFE ACCIDENTS

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contemporary drama · hilarious poetry · theatre of crushing

Artemis Chrysostomidou is a writer, dramaturge and theatre director. In 2018 she was awarded the State Prize for Literature, Best Young Writer (CY) for her book Dogs Don’t Bark in France | Sculpture. In 2023 her bilingual book Oh, that Hand of Yours was awarded the Young Book Designers Award (GR/DE) by Goethe-Institut, HFC, EBΓE, Stiftung Buchkunst and Frankfurter Buchmesse, typographic editing by A. Tzallas. Her original pieces for theatre include Raw Eggs Napoli, Altofest, 2023 (IT), Raw Eggs Lisboa, Espaço da Penha, 2022 (PT); Manipulation and Other Romantic Stories, Frankfurt LAB, 2021 (DE); Mortality, Hooray!, EXPO Festival, English Theatre Berlin, 2020 (DE); A Guide on How to Prevent Daily Life Accidents, BIOS Athens, 2019 (GR) etc. She has collaborated with various directors, while her work has also been presented as site-specific or text-based art at Travers, Copenhagen Contemporary, 2021 (DK); Temporars, Muzeum Susch, 2020 (CH) etc. In 2023 she presented the lecture-performance and text-based exhibition This is a High-Level Trauma at Lettrétage Berlin (DE). She has received fellowships at O Rumo do Fumo Lisbon, 2022; Frankfurt LAB, 2021; Art Stations Foundation Switzerland, 2020; and European Theatre Convention as European Emerging Artist, 2019.

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