Paris Mexis
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Paris Mexis was born in Athens and studied scenography in London at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design (BA Theatre: Design for Performance, MA Scenography) and Prague at Divadelni fakulta Akademie Muzickych Umeni [DAMU] (Opera Design), interior design at the Athenian Artistic and Technological Group (AKTO) and at the Middlesex University (BA Interior Design, Prize for Outstanding Performance in 1998 and 1999) and music at the Exemplary Experimental Conservatory in Athens.

 

Paris directs and designs opera, theatre, dance, cinema and television productions, corporate events, shows and exhibitions. He works as a creative director, educator and writer for the internationally acclaimed Communication Design Agency "Beetroot" (red dot "agency of the year") and as a design advisor for ROOTLESSROOT Dance Company.

 

Paris is a frequently invited public speaker. He lectures at colleges, universities and conducts seminars and workshops internationally. He teaches at the Athenian Artistic and Technological Group (AKTO) and Costeas-Geitonas School and he is a certified TED-Ed educator.

 

Paris is the president of the Greek Theatre Designers Association, a member of the Greek National Board for Dance and a member of the International Organization of Scenographers, Theatre Architects and Technicians (OISTAT).