Ioannis Stathoyiannis was born in Athens and lived his childhood in Argos Greece.

   In 1996 moved to the United Kingdom for his art studies. There, he was awarded with a Masters in Arts and Design & Animation from the University of Wolverhampton and also holds a Bachelor (Hons) in Fine Arts – Time Based and Digital Media from the University of Central Lancashire (Preston).

   Ioannis has participated in several exhibitions and has given various seminars and presentations about culture, animation, graphic arts and multimedia throughout Greece and China.

   He has worked in the Graphics and Multimedia Industry as a teacher and as a Visual Communication Lectures in Raffles Design Institute Guangzhou, China.

   Ioannis has also published the awarded book “Cultural Travelling between Greece & China” (English, Greek, Chinese versions available on Amazon).

   In 2019 he collaborate with the Greek famous fashion designer Dimitrios Dassios and they create the Summer collection “Theros” releasing new ‘trends’ for the global market.

   In 2014 he presented for the very first time, the art digital print collection of pillows Is & Zhu Stathoyiannis (print for designs).

   The designs and colors were influenced by travels worldwide, feelings, emotions and facts in his life.