Dimitris Skourogiannis was born on 21 February 1973 in Athens, Greece. He joined the Archaeological Society in Athens (1991-1992) to follow courses in art history with Chryssanthos Christou, and theater theory with Marios Ploritis, Costas Evangelatos, Eleni Varopoulou and Costas Georgoussopoulos. He studied at the Athens School of Fine Arts - ASFA (1996-2002) painting with Demosthenes Kokkinides and Triantafillos Patraskides; stage and costume design with George Ziakas; mosaic with Daphne Angelidou; and sculpture with George Houliaras (2003-2005). He was honored with an undergraduate scholarship of high performance during the whole period of his studies at ASFA and graduated with full marks. He also served the aid of the State Scholarship Foundation for Sculpture (2003-2005). He went on to study design-space-culture at the National Technical University of Athens - NTUA (2002-2004) with Helen Tatla.
Dimitris Skourogiannis has presented the following personal exhibitions: Untitled, Gallery 7, Athens (2003); and Paradise / I Meet Again / Layering, Gallery 7 (2006). He has also taken part in the following group exhibitions: Artnet Galleries, Athens (2001); Kapodistrias Military Camp, Argos, Greece (2002); Kites, Astrolavos Art Galleries, Athens (2003); Karydis Center for Visual Arts, Filothei (2003); 11th Biennial for New Artists of Europe, Athens (2003); Art Athina (2004); Anthropography, The Christofis Collection (2004); Foundation of Thracian Art & Tradition (2004); A Little Blue, Saint Nicholas Bay of Crete (2004); Historical and Folklore Museum of Aegina, Aegina Island, Greece (2004); Sculpture Show, Karydis Center for Visual Arts (2005); Visiting Halepas, Exhibitions House of Tinos, Tinos Island (2005); Aquarium, Saint Nicholas Bay, Crete, Greece (2005); Masks - Visards, Peri Technon Gallery (2005); 12/12 Lacoste, Benaki Museum, Athens (2006); and Silent Dialogues: Multimedia Portraits throughout Time, ACG Art Gallery, Athens (2008).
Dimitris Skourogiannis currently continues to live and work in Athens.
[Megakles Rogakos 04/2006]
PETRINOU, CHRISTINA Untiled 2003 Gallery 7, Athens
KRITIKOU, IRIS Paradise / I Meet Again / Layering 2006 Gallery 7, Athens
ROGAKOS, MEGAKLES Silent Dialogues: Multimedia Portraits throughout Time 2008 ACG Art, Athens