Nikos Dessekopoulos

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Nikos Dessekopoulos was born in 1956 in Piraeus where he lives and works. From 1974 to 1980, he studied at the Athens School of Fine Arts (A.S.F.A.), engraving with K. Gramatopoulos and the technique of making Art Books with G. Papadakis for which he received an award in 1980. For an additional year, he took painting lessons with P. Tetsis and ceramic lessons with G .Georgiou. He also studied the art of hagiography with well-known hagiographers and in 1981 the art of restoration technique with T. Margaritof. In 1982 – 1983, he organised the 2nd Engraving workshop with Th. Exarchopoulos at the A.S.F.A.
Nikos Dessekopoulos has been teaching plastic arts in secondary education colleges since August 1983. He supervises and illustrates children's books. He is a member of the Chamber of the Arts. He is also a member of “Aesop”, an association for the illustrators of children's books. He is a founding member of the Association of the Greek Engravers for which he was elected chairman in November 2002.
From 1977 to the present time, Nikos Dessekopoulos has participated to several collective shows and he also presented his work at ten solo exhibitions. His work can be seen at private and public collections in Greece and abroad.


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18537 Piraeus Greece

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