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"Formalism and Everyday life"

Philippou Stelios

«Everyday objects under the camera look give us formalist images..

Images of the encounter daily but do not «see».

Geometric shapes are all around us, emerging

through the compositions and declare their presence.»


He was born in Thessaloniki in August 1968. He studied Graphic Design and Advertisement in an Art School in Thessaloniki 20 years ago and graduated with honours and merit.

Later on, he attended some seminars on Direction and Cinema at Υ.M.C.A. as well as seminars on Photography at the Photographic Centre of Thessaloniki of which he has been a member the last years.

Besides, he is a founder member of the photographic team "f14 - Photographers' Commune", a member of the on-line stock photography in London , a founder member of the Greek on-line  stock photography as well as a member of the company

He is currently working as a Graphic Designer with editorial and advertising enterprises and has sold his photographs in a lot of companies in Greece , Cyprus and abroad.