Kostas Seremetis - Captain America, 1995 (detail)

Kostas Seremetis

Pop Art

February 12, 2021

A son of Greek immigrants from the Laconia region, Kostas Seremetis is an American contemporary painter, sculptor, and filmmaker. His work is highly influenced by graffiti art of the 1980s, comic book art, animation cartoon, Greek mythology, and contemporary masters. Seremetis is known for using the comic book popular pulp characters as typography to express a visual language in various media.

Featured image: Kostas Seremetis - "Captain America", 1995 (detail). Original Canvas. 52 × 63 2/5 × 2 3/5 in. 132 × 161 × 6.5 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy 2B Art & Toys