Michalis Karaiskos was born in 1979 in Paphos (Cyprus). He studied Mechanical engineering in Higher Technical Institute of Nicosia graduating with a bachelor diploma. In 2003 he introduced in the Athens School of Fine Arts where he studied Painting in Tassos Christaki’s Painting workshop. At the same time, he participated in 3 elective courses: sculpture, etching and traditional techniques in Byzantine Painting. In 2008 he graduated (ASFA) with distinction. Also, he did a three-year term studying in the “Theory of Music” with the music composer Ch. Kanas and obtains a distinction’s degree from the Athens Conservatory.
He lives in Athens since 2002. He participated in many group exhibitions in Greece and abroad. His artworks belong to many private and public collections.