Description of thematic-artistic creation:
The garden sees, Elytis writes somewhere. As he rises into the oestrus, he sees his body in amazement and wonders. What a glow, what a light, a need
to turn every moment into an image. To be verified in the dizziness of spring, in the whistling of a vacuum, in a vigil of embrace and
These photos were taken in the National Garden, the refuge of my walks.
Vassilis Gerontakos was born in Athens, studied flute at the Athenaeum Conservatory, Mathematics and Astronomy at the Kapodistrian University of Athens and Photography in the Photographic Circle. He worked as a producer on the radio while composing music in various theatrical performances.
He has taken part in group and solo exhibitions in Greece and abroad and has organized seminars, speeches and lectures in cultural venues in Athens and the region.
He has published a book entitled "Photos" and teaches photography in Athens where he lives permanently.