Thomas Tournavitis was born on January 21, 1981 in Athens, Greece. He studied at the atelier of sculptor Nikos Stefos (1997-1999). He graduated in 2005 from the University of Fine Arts in Derby (UK) with a BA in Fine Arts (P) and continued his postgraduate studies in Berlin, Germany (2006-2007). He worked as a former Lecturer at the Department of Photography D. IEK Volos and as an Art teacher in public and private Primary Schools in the city of Volos, Greece. (2008-2010). Since 2008 has enjoyed a successful artistic career in which he been the subject of 15 international solo exhibitions. He has been featured in over 30 group shows and major public art projects in Greece and abroad. His works adorn private and public collections in New York, Paris, Montpellier, Athens, Zagreb, Bratislava, Nicosia, Sarajevo and more. Until now, he lives and works in his Atelier in Piraeus, Greece.