Konstantin Kakanias

Konstantin Kakanias

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Konstantin Kakanias (born September 18, 1961 in Athens) is a contemporary Greek painter and multimedia artist. He currently lives and works in Los Angeles and Greece. Throughout his career Kakanias has created drawings, paintings, sculptures, performances, ceramics and books. Kakanias' work does not belong to any single style. He is known to explore a range of themes in his work from the light and comic to the dark and psychological. Kakanias moved to Paris from Athens in 1979. He attended the Studio Ber ot where he studied Fashion and Art. He was also taught by the Italian artist and stage designer Lila de Nobili. Kakanias started his career at 22, working as an illustrator for newspapers and magazines such as French Vogue and Vogue Italia. He created textile designs for Yves Saint Laurent and Christian Lacroix. 1984, Kakanias moved to Luxor, Egypt to study Ancient Egyptian art and remained there for a year. His art has been influenced by this experience. "Echoes of pharaohs and hieroglyphs reverberate in many of Kakanias' drawings today."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 12.7mm | 136.08g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135693212
  • 9786135693218