Stefanos Rokos is a greek contemporary artist, born in Athens in 1977.
1995-2000: Studies painting and printmaking at the Athens School of Fine Arts.
1999: Attends lithography classes at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Αrts in Paris, within the European programme "Erasmus".
2001-2002: Degree of Master of Arts, MΑ: Print from the Wimbledon School of Art in London.
2015: Revert to Disarray in Antwerp, Museumstraat25, Belgium
2013: Revert to Disarray: Life After Horror & Romance, Neu Gallery, London, UK
2013: Revert to Disarray, Art Athina 2013, Agathi Gallery, Athens, Greece
2011: Horror & Romance on Another Planet, CK Art Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus
2010: Horror & Romance on Another Planet, Agathi Gallery, Athens, Greece.
2010: Horror & Romance on Another Planet> The Prequel, Art Athina 2010, Agathi Gallery, Athens, Greece.
2008: First Contact With Nature, Art Athina 08, Agathi Gallery, Athens, Greece.
2007: After Dinner, Art Athina 07, Agathi Gallery, Athens, Greece.
2006: Painting, Art Gallery Yiomisti Kefali , Sifnos Island, Greece.
2005: Noise and Useful Objects, Agathi Gallery , Athens, Greece.
2002: Painting, Art Gallery Αmymoni, Ioannina, Greece.
2001: Painting, Agathi Gallery, Athens, Greece
Prizes - Awards
2014: "The Winsor & Newton Prize" in the RWS Contemporary Watercolour Competition Exhibition, London UK.
2009: Merit EVGE 09 - cover book illustration.
2005: Scholarship by the State Scholarships Foundation (Ι.Κ.Υ.) for the production of artistic work.
2002: The "ΤΝ Lawrence Materials Prize", National Print Exhibition, the MALL Galleries, London UK.
2002: Award by I.K.Y. for the year 1999-2000 (senior year in the Athens School of Fine Arts).
2001: Scholarship by the "Propontis" foundation for a Master's Degree in Fine Arts.
2000: One of his prints is selected after a competition for the international airport El. Venizelos.
2000: 1st Prize for Printmaking in the 3rd Meeting of New Artists organised by the School of Art & Design Vakalo.
Since 1999, he has participated in a number of group exhibitions in Greece (Athens, Thessaloniki, Ioannina, Paros, Sifnos, Syros, Creta etc) and abroad (UK, Italy, Turkey, Slovenia, Cyprus).
In August 2004, he participated in the exhibition "Contemporary Art - Α walk through the galleries" at the Agathi Gallery, within the Cultural Programme of Athens Olympics 2004.
In 2009 he presented, in collaboration with musician Orestis Karamanlis "Imago Dixit", an interactive installation (painting,sound+realtime gesture capture), at the Art Gallery Alef and at Athens Video Art Festival.
In 2010 he presented the art/music project "Horror & Romance on Another Planet", with the participation of 18 musicians and bands from Greece, UK, USA, Canada and Belgium. (more info at www.horrorandromance.com)
He has created the artwork for the covers of cds by Bobby Conn, Krista Muir, Interstellar Overdrive, Sigmatropic, Pavlos Pavlidis, Foivos Delivorias and Christos Leondis, as well as posters for theatre performances, concerts and films.
From 2002 he is a member of "Kormoranos", a Non Profit Company involved in the field of cultural events.