Achilles (b. 1986, Athens) is a Greek street artist; his works are mainly divided into graffiti, painting, or illustration. The great talent of Achilles in depicting emotional characters, with equal parts realism and fantasy, has led to his large portfolio across the city of Athens, making a significant mark in the Greek street art scene. More recently, and as a result of his large social media presence, artworks by Achilles have gone viral in several art-sharing platforms.
ARTWORK STYLE & PHILOSOPHY
His unique way to incorporate erotism, sense of humor, and wit into visually-intense imagery sets him apart, building his presence in the world of contemporary street art through provocative and ingenious works. The themes of desire, outspoken sensuality, and visual metaphors are recurrent in the graffiti and illustrations of Achilles.