Stylianos was born in Larisa and grew up in Crete. He started photography in 2006 when he joined the photographic society of the University of Crete. Since 2009, he has traveled to more than 40 countries around the globe, working at his personal project “In touch”. In 2014, he was awarded by the president of Greece for his work and gave his first TEDx talk called “Surpassing comfort zone”. In 2014, he started a new project called “Out of touch”.
In 2015, he founded the cultural and creative hub “Comeet Creative Space” in his home town in collaboration with six of his friends. Since then he has organized and hosted over 250 events, including music festivals, art and photography workshops, charity events, theater plays, conferences, photography exhibitions, and events to promote science.
In 2016 he produced a short documentary on the life of migrants called “Eternal Present” which debuted the Web documentary platform of the Greek National Television company.
His photographs have been published on several international and Greek media such as Al Jazeera, VICE, Huffington Post, NPR, Spiegel online, IRIN, Vice, National Geographic, The Press Project, Kathimerini, To Vima. Moreover, he worked with several travel magazines such as the award-winning Aegean Blue Magazine and Greece IS. He also collaborated with a number of international organizations and NGOs on numerous exhibitions and workshops around the world, including ICRC, United Nations and Barrestown.
He has presented several personal and group exhibitions around the world. Between them, his work has been exhibited in the head courters of the United Nations and the Greek Parliament.
In 2019 he self-publish his first book called “Duality” which he presented for the first time in the Museum of Natural History of Heraklion.