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Michiel Folkers

Michiel Folkers was born in 1982 in Zeist, a small place near Utrecht in The Netherlands. In the nineties skateboarding and graffiti were common and popular pursuits in his neighbourhood. He started experimenting with graffiti in the late nineties. For years, he remained active spraying letters on walls. When he got older, and more ‘mature’ …

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Terrin Art

Art has always been a part of Peter’s being. There were no defining or pivotal moments which determined the course of his life. His need to paint has always been as vital as breathing and eating; providing necessary fuel for the mind and soul. His passion for people was reinforced through years of travel after …

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Olivier Messas

Olivier Messas Esprit voile III

« Man is the flower of earth… »​       Vietnamese saying What is an artist ? What makes an artist ? Cézanne said « Art is the revelation of an exquisite sensitivity”. While observing Olivier Messas’ paintings, one can but only be intrigued by colours and compositions that belong to him only and it is probably …

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Kretsis Dimitris

KRETSIS DIMITRIS

He was born in Athens in 1972. He has his native land from Kleisoramata and Aggelion Aggelion, with Evritania. Dimitris’ grandfather was assassinated during the civil war, he was engaged in agricultural activities like his grandfather Thanassis Kaplanis and his father alongside the trade. His brothers Thanasis, George and Haralambos, painters. Members of the wider …

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Nicoletta Antonopoulou

NICOLETTA ANTONOPOULOU

SUMMARY: Expressionist painter, having studied in Athens School of Fine Arts and Ecole National Superieure des Beaux Arts in Paris. I have completed 15 individual exhibitions and participated in numerous group exhibitions in Greece and abroad, since 1979. I am currently cooperating with Belgravia Gallery In London and Hong Kong. STUDIES: Athens School of Fine …

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Balabanidis Christos

Balabanidis Christos

Resume Born in Athens in 1952 by Evangelos and Katerina Balabanidis. In the 1970s he began to work in the field of painting by making his first steps tricky. From 1982 to 1985 he studied at the “Free Painting Workshop Veloudaki”, under the guidance of Professors Theodoros Pantos and Petros Koufavasilis. The themes of his …

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Koukopoulos Stathis

Κουκοπουλος Σταθης

BIOGRAPHY He was born in Chaeronea in 1968. He made free studies and studied the great classical and modern masters. He is a member of S.K.E.T.K.E. His works can be found in private collections in Greece and abroad. Group Exhibitions 1988: “Polemiko” Museum, Athens 1999: “Tholoto” Museum Krias, Levadia 2002: Raryti Gallery, Mykonos 2003: “Prisma” …

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APO DIN

Bio Apo Din was born and raised in Athens, Greece. He started painting at a young age. At age 13 he won the first prize at a Pan-Hellenic painting contest (with the theme being the sea). At age 18 he ranked first at the entrance exams of VAKALO Art and Design School in Athens. Then …

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Samartzidou Sylvana

Sylvana Samartzidou

Biography SYLVANA PARTHENA SAMARTZIDOU Sylvana Samartzidou was born in Pella Prefecture of Macedonia, northern Greece and was raised in Thessaloniki and Athens. Graduate of the School of Economics of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She is a graduate of the Athens School of Fine Arts, where she attended the fourth painting studio, taught by professors …

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IGLI JORGO

IGLI JORGO

IGLI JORGO ΙΓΚΛΙ ΓΙΟΡΓΟ Born in 1965 in Tirana, Albania. 1985: Graduate, School of Art in Tirana, with Professor N.Bakalli. 1989: Degree in Painting and Design, Academy of Fine Arts in Tirana. His works are in the National Gallery of Albania and in private collections in Greece and abroad. Lives and works in Athens since …

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