Stelios Alexakis was born December 4th, 1973, in Kournas village of Chania, Crete. He studied History and Archeology in the Philosophical School of Athens from 1991 to 1995 and he continued in post-graduate studies in History of Art. From 2000 to 2005 he studied painting and mosaic at the School of Fine Arts in Athens at the side of Yiannis Valavanidis. From I996 to 2008 he worked as a curator in the Kouvoutsakis Art Institute.
He has taken part in 54 group exhibitions in Greece, United Kingdom, Germany, United States of America, Russia, Romania, Italy, Turkey and Japan. He had organized 7 personals shows:
33 interiors, Gallery 7, December 2006, Athens GR
King Minos Lilies, The Hellenic centre, February 2008, London GB
Moluvia, No:id Gallery, June 2008, London GB
Europe now, Seyhoon Gallery, September 2009, West Hollywood CA/USA
22 interior motifs, Gallery 7, February-March 2010, Athens GR
Transferring an old eros, Geisai #14, March 2010, Tokyo JP
Love Warriors, Giant Mango April 2010, Tokyo JP.
In 2010 his work was selected for the Nord Art 2010, the biggest annual exhibition in north Europe.