by Giannis Efthimiou

ink on paper

21 x 14 cm

2021

 

This painting comes from a series inspired from the artist’s everyday life and his occupation with his art, as a way to interact with his surroundings, be it objects, people or landscapes. They can be viewed as the result of his daily practice so as to be active and alert, in order to discover his next subject. In the artist’s own words, “these pictures help me keep a better contact with my subject matter and better express my thought”.

Portrait II

€325.00 Regular Price
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  • Giannis Efthimiou was born in Korinthos, Greece in 1990. He studied for three years at the School of Marble Sculpture in Tinos island (PESKPT), where he came in contact with sculpture and painting. This primary study played a decisive role in his artistic development. During his studies at PESKPT he received an honorary distinction in sculpture and painting.

    In 2011 he entered the School of Fine Arts at the First Painting Laboratory, where he excelled, and graduated in 2017. In 2016 he won the “Spyropoulos Award”, while in 2017 he was awarded the second prize for young artists by the Hellenic General Insurance Company.