Tsantilis Gallery


Title: Rider with Flowers/ Καβαλάρης με Άνθη

Artist: Alekos Fassianos / Αλέκος Φασιανός (1935-2022)

Dimensions: 50 x 70 cm. Acrylics / Canva

Year: 21st century

Details: Alekos Fassianos was born in the area of Plaka in Athens. He studied painting at the School of Fine Arts from 1956 to 1960 in the workshop of Giannis Moralis. He studied ancient Greek angiography and Byzantine iconography. He took lithography classes at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, with a scholarship from the French government (1962-1964), close to Clairin and Dayez. In 1966 he settles in Paris, and since 1974 he lives and works in Paris and Athens. Since 1959, the year of his first solo exhibition in Athens, he has held more than seventy solo exhibitions.