Spiros Sideris, Tarpon Springs Member Since August 2012 Artist Statement The author, Spiros Sideris was born and raised in Athens, Greece.
He came to the United States on June 17, 1979. Spiros finished art and movie school located in Athens.
He worked as an electrician, special effects and assistant camera man on such films as "Zorba the Greek", "Cannons of Navarone","Lion of Sparta", "General Patton" and many other European and Greek films.
Spiros has also sculpted religious icons and chalices made of silver and gold for the Greek churches and monasteries. He has shown his original handmade works in many art galleries and exhibits in upstate New York.