Painter & Engraver Stelios Stavrou



halkidiki greece parcours d artistes stelios stavrou profil


Stelios Stavrou was born in Polygyros, Chalkidiki.
He studied Economics at the Aristotle University in Thessaloniki and worked as post office clerk until his retirement.

Beside few lessons practice in icon painting at the youth development organization ‘CAN’ in Thessaloniki he learned painting mainly autodidactic.. He also participated in seminars dealing with the ‘history of art’, led by the art detractor Angeliki Sahini referring to the artist Paponi. Stavrou also was taught in graphic arts and prints by his teacher D.Karlaftopoulo in the municipality Neapolis. Stelios Stavrou presented his paintings in nine individual exhibitions, one solo exhibition in engraving and various group exhibitions.

His art-work can be seen at the “Istanbul Patriarchate”, ‘The Art’ in Kilkis, in the Greek Orthodox Sumela Monastery, at the SKEBE (Association of Arts in Polygyros), in the local prefecture, in the hospital, in the town-hall of Polygyros and in various other locations.

Stelios Stavrou is member of the art association of Polygyros, member of the ‘Association of visual arts of Northern Greece’ and member of the ‘Chamber of fine arts in Greece’

His Paintings


His Mosaics



His Engravings


Location of his Atelier

Same location as the ceramist Despina Chouliaropoulou


Stelios Stavrou
Mikyvernis 1
63100 Polygyros, Halkidiki
(St. Fanouriou district in the entry of Polygyros)
Tel: +30 693 607 2543
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