Dr. Ioannis Chrysochos was born in Morphou, Cyprus in 1959. He received his diploma in 1984 and his PhD degree in 1999, both in Electrical Engineering from University of Patras.


During the period 1985-1992 he worked as a researcher at  Telecommunications Labs of the University of Patras. Since 1992,he has worked with the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority.


He is a self-taught painter. He seriously started painting in  Summer 1997. Since that time,  he has been a highly productive researcher of all the painting media.