George Tsiamantas was born in 1975. He graduated from the Graphic Design Department of the School of Graphic Arts, Design and Art Studies of Athens and worked as a graphic designer. He has been involved with scenography, costume design and graphic design for theatrical performances and has illustrated calendars and books for children. He has shown his work in solo and group exhibitions as well as in comics anthologies.
In 2014, after a successful crowdfunding campaign, he released his first graphic novel, a comic adaptation of Margueritte Yourcenar’s short story OUR LADY OF THE SWALLOWS. In 2017, working with Elias Katirtzigianoglou, they present a graphic novel based on Konstantinos Christomanos’ novel THE WAX DOLL.
George is also working on the strategy game ATHENS: 5th CENTURY with Culturplay. In 2015, he was awarded the title of “Best New Comic Artist” by the Academy of Greek Comics Awards.