Greek painter and sculptor with an extremely effective career that spanned 6 decades. He was honored the Croix de Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur. He dabbled in crafts and for a while worked being a carpenter producing furniture while learning technical style. He gained the Gran Prix d’Antoine Pevsner in 1998. His parents had been Greeks who emigrated to Brazil. He was an associate of several philosophers that included Jean Paul Sartre.