Alexandros Plomaritis was born in Kastoria and raised in Thassos, Greece. When he was 18 he moved to London where he stud-ied Theatre, English Literature and Perfor-mance Art. During his studies there he had the chance to present his work and also col-laborate with well-known performance art-ists. When he came back to Greece in 2009, he curated and organized the 1st Thessalo-niki Performance Art Festival, in which many artists from around the world participated. Since then he has been working as a per-formance artist and as an external collabo-rator with the Dimitria Festival of Thessalo-niki and the Thessaloniki State Museum of Contemporary Art, organizing workshops with internationally acclaimed artists.