For me art is my escapism rather than substances of any kind. I usually put on music and drive up the coast and really get into deep thoughts about what I want to do and that's what works. Even in a personal crisis either business or personal. Putting my mind to creative overdrive for the trick.
Ioannis, was born in the Zografou section of Athens, Greece.
In 1967 he immigrated with his family to the United States. At an early age he was influenced by American comic, animation, fantasy art and rock music. He decided after purchasing a copy of Views by Roger Dean that he wanted to pursue a career in Record Cover Design and comic book art.
In the late 70′s He began receiving commissions by local bands to design event posters and logos for them while attending high school, Later on he received a scholarship and attended the University of Bridgeport art school where he majored in painting and graphic design.
Ioannis was still in college when he designed and painted his first record album cover and art