Theodoros Papayiannis was born in Elliniko, Ioannina in 1942. From 1961-66 he studied at the Athens School of Fine Arts on a scholarship, next to Yiannis Pappas. In 1967 he studied Ancient Greek Art and the Art of the Mediterranean Basin, on a two-year domestic scholarship from the Government Scholarship Service. His Mediterranean journeys took him to Egypt, Asia Minor, Cyprus, Sicily and South Italy. Theodoros Papayiannis has been a professor of Sculpture at the Athens School of Fine Arts. He currently lives and works in Athens, Greece.
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