Ilias Kyriakidis was born in Athens in 1953. He started his artistic career by studying graphic arts and working in a photographic studio and various artistic ateliers in Athens and Paris.
In 1978, he opens an art gallery in Molyvos (Lesbos) and, back to Athens, he creates an artistic graphic signs’ studio, that he manages until his departure to France in 1986. In France, he starts a family and specialises himself in decorative painting. He opens his own studio and become a member of La Maison des Artistes while he still organises exhibitions with personal work.
Back to Greece with his family in 1995, he collaborates with greek artists, architects, sculptors, mould-makers etc and still develops his artistic career in decorative such as easel painting.
You can also find him and other greek artists @ http://omorfipoli.com/