Born in 1976 à Athens (Greece) where he lives and works.
Stelios Faitakis graduated from the Athens School of Fine Arts.
He is one of the pioneering figures in the street art movement that has flourished in Athens since the mid-1990s.
In 2013, Faitakis presented a mural for his exhibition in Holbæk, Denmark,
and has been commissioned to produce several works in situ on walls, including at the 1st Kiev Biennale Arsenale 2012 curated by David Elliott (2012), at the Danish Pavilion of the 54th Venice Biennale with the exhibition entitled Speech Matters curated by Katerina Gregos (2011), at the Museum
of Contemporary Art Los Angeles for the exhibition Art in the Streets curated
by Jeffrey Deitch (2011), on the walls of Winwood Walls in Miami curated
by Jeffrey Deitch (2009) and at the 1st Athens Biennale Destroy Athens (2007).
He was shortlisted for the third edition of the Jean-Francois Prat Prize (2014).
He is represented by the gallery The Breeder (Athens).
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