Faethon Gryparis was born in Tinos of Cyclades, home country of many
pictorial artists from the 19th century till today. The name of the
family comes from Chania of Crete. A part of the family was spread
to Cyclades (mostly to Mykonos, Syros and Sifnos, which is the birth
place of the poet Ioannis Gryparis.
Sculpture in Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts
Philosophy in the Philosophical School of the University of Athens
Philosophy-Design in the University of Paris (̀aitrise & D.E.A.)
Languages : French, English and a bit of
Italian, Spanish and German.
| Educated for
three years an assistant of professor CHAUVENET in the Laboratory
of the Monumental Sculpture, in the Royal School of Fine Arts (Paris).
Has teached as a Professor of Philosophy in High Schools since the
start of this career.
Has teached for the creation of publication to the K.A.T.E.E. of Athens
(now TEI of Athens) in the Decoration School.
Has been teaching art lessons in High Schools and Junior High Schools,
Marasleios Academy, S.E.L.D.E of Athens, Marasleios Teaching Class,
National and Capodestrian University of Athens, Educational Institute,
DE.A.D.A, Visual Laboratory of Minicipality of Argyroypolis.
Teaching and redaction of programs for Arts Education to the
«PLATON» Schools (parrarel redaction of the Conference and of the
1993-94 programs. Also teaching and redaction of the arts in the Schools
of : ZOIS, Argyroupolis, Elsssaveteion and kindergarden of Rozy in