Stavros Stamatiou

Stavros's bio

Stavros was born in Kozani-Greece in 1965. He studied at the Pedagogical Academy of Heraklion and since 1988 has been working as a teacher in public education. He currently lives in the Municipality of Thermaikos. 

Stavros has attended photography lessons with Tasos Schizas and art photography seminars with Plato Rivellis, Stratos Kalafatis, Paris Petrides and Iraklis Papaioannou.  He has participated in  workshops with Eva Voutsaki, Nikos Economopoulos, Michael Ackerman, Achilles Nasios and Jason Eskenazi  and had portfolio reviews with Haris Kakarouhas and Jacob Aue Sobol.  His work has been exhibited in solo exhibitions in Greece and Italy. He has also participated in many group exhibitions and photography festivals and some of his works have been published in reputed Greek and foreign journals - printed and online - and photography websites. His book "Street as a Mirror", a monograph of his street works, will be soon published by "Eyeshot".