Christos Foukaras


Christos Foukaras

Was born in Kissonerga in 1944.

From 1970 to 1976 he studied art at the Sourikov Institute of Fine Arts in Moscow. During the first two years he studied painting at a workshop and the next four years he specialised in monument painting at the studio of professor Claudia Alexandrova Toutevol. He obtained his Master of Arts in 1976. He has exhibited his work in many solo exhibitions and has participated in a great number of group exhibitions in Cyprus and around the world. Christos Foukaras has also been an art teacher in secondary schools for many years. He is widely considered and recognised as one of the most important and successful artists of his time.