Pantelis Zografos, 1949 | Watercolors of Greek Islands
Παντελής Ζωγράφος was born in Athens, Greece, into a family with along tradition of producing fine artists. In greek language, the name of Zografos means artist: and following the Greek custom, Pantelis took the name of his paternal grandfather, a renowned iconographer. Both of his parents were professional artists, and he spent much of his youth in their studio in Athens. In 1971, after serving the Greek Air Force, Pantelis moved to America.