Yiannis Nomikos

Bio

Born 1949 in Athens Greece.  From the age of 13  to 23 studied and worked on greek vases using the techniques of ancient art.

1974 moved to New York and in 1976 attended The Art Students League in Manhattan.  There, under Jack Faragasso studied perspective, drawing, and traditional oil techniques.

Drawing has become his favorite expression in art.  Since 1979 began drawing scenes of the every day life of people of  New York and later other cities like Stockholm, Amsterdam, Athens, Medellin .

While in New York, also worked as a Muralist and Tromp l’oeil artist for famous architects and interior designers like Valerian Rybar. During that time was commissioned work at the homes of Claudio Bruni in Tunis and Rome.In 1982 moved  to Sweden and lived in Stockholm and sold work to private collectors.

1983 went to Finland and worked with artist Henry Alert in clay compositions, exhibiting in Helsinki .

1985 moved back to New York and became an American citizen and continued to sell painting for private collectors.

2001 started travelling between New York and Athens.

2008 exhibited at the Leslie and Lohman gallery in Soho.

2011 group exhibition (Natura) at Eugenidion Foundation, June 6 to July 15, Athens, Greece.

2011 one man show (Temperate Zone) at Art Zone Gallery, November 7, Athens, Greece.

2011 group exhibition at Antonopoulou gallery, December 17, Athens, Greece.

2012 group exhibition at Gallery 50-1, March 16, Limassol, Cyprus 2012 group exhibition

2012 group exhibition at Gallery Art Zone, June 16, Athens, Greece.

2012 group exhibition at Stratopedon gallery, June 21, Thessaloniki, Greece

2012 group exhibition at Camp gallery, December 17, Athens, Greece.

2013 group exhibition at 50-1 gallery, March 16, Limassol, Cyprus.

2013  group exhibition at Mobius gallery, April 28, Boston, Massachusetts.

2013 group exhibition at the event Art Athina – 2013, Athens, Greece.

2015 group exhibition at METH, January 3, Heraklion, Greece.

2015 group exhibition at METH Thission Lofts , May 21, Athens, Greece.

2015 group exhibition at EI.KA, June 10, Nicossia, Cyprus.

2015 group exhibition at The Trade Event Venue, June 12, Limassol, Cyprus.

2015 one man show at Gallery Art Zone June 25 (Eternal Moments) Athens Greece

2015 group exhibition at 79 HELEXPO, September 8, Thessaloniki, Greece.

To contact me write to me at     yiannnom@hotmail.com

5 thoughts on “Yiannis Nomikos

  1. Hello Yiannis, please get in touch with Nestor (micc2008@aol.com) … he left you messages in your blogs and also by facebook. He has a new project to discuss with you @ Long Island City (Queens) …. do you remember “Sirena’s” in Northern Boulevard ??? Please contact him A.S.A.P. Thank you ☺

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