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Η εικονογράφηση ιερών προσώπων δεν είναι μόνο “μέσο” προσευχής για τους ευλαβείς πιστούς αλλά και για τους ίδιους τους δημιουργούς.

Born in 1971 in Etoliko Etoloakarnanias. His interst in Hellenic History,especially in the Byzantine era,has been responsible for his engagement with Byzantine iconography, and was guided by his mentor,painter and agiographer,Babis Pylarinos.
Gerasimos Aretas is engaged with portable icons and tapestry.This work of art is considered to be a gift to man from God and it ought to have the respective responsibility and weight when it is created.