Born in 1955, in Yialousa, Cyprus, George Koumouros studied Mathematics at the University of Athens, School of Physics and Mathematics. He also studied Painting at the Pythagoras Academy of Fine Arts in Samos, with Aristotelis Solounias. In 1993 he resettled in Cyprus and was appointed professor in secondary education. Since 1995 he is posted at the Pedagogical Institute of Cyprus in the Department of Educational Technology & Generation of Educational Material. He has directed short films and documentaries. In 2005, he earned a Master of Arts degree in creative education film from Middlesex University in London.
He has had a considerable number of solo shows, three of which in Galerie Zygos, and has participated in numerous group exhibitions.
Solo Shows City Hall of Cephalonia, Lixouri, 1983; City Hall of Cephalonia, Argostoli, 1984; Palamidis Art Gallery, Nafplion, 1985; Cultural Center of the Municipality of Zografou, Athens, 1986; under the auspices of the United Nations High Commissioner of the Republic of Cyprus, London, 1987; Art Gallery of the Municipality of Nafplion, Nafplion, 1989; House of Cyprus, Athens, 1990; Apokalypsi Art Gallery, Nicosia, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2009, 2011; Kyklos Art Gallery, Paphos, 1990; Antenor Art Gallery, Athens, 1991; Peter’s Gallery, Limassol, 1992; Opus 39 Gallery, Nicosia, 1999; Cultural Center of the Municipality of Athens, 2000; Galerie Zygos, Athens, 2003, 2005, 2007; Nafplion Art Gallery, 2004; Gallery Morfi, Limassol, 2007; Aqua Museum, Lisbon, 2007; Art Gallery Kastelliotissa, Nicosia, exhibition affiliated in the context of events for the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of the European Union, 2012. Works of his can be found in public and private collections.
George Koumouros, 2003 exhibition catalog at Galerie Zygos, Athens.
George Koumouros, 2003 exhibition at Galerie Zygos, Athens.