Andreas Chrysochos (b.1929, Milia, Famagusta) lives and works in Nicosia. He studied painting at Goldsmiths’ College, School of Art of the University of London and psychology of children’s art at N.E. London Polytechnic. He worked as teacher of art at the Pedagogical Academy and Art Inspector. Involved in art criticism, icon-painting and calligraphy. Chrysochos represented Cyprus at the 34th Venice Biennale of Art, Cyprus’s first participation, with five other Cypriot artists.