George Politis paints in watermedia and lives in Thessaloniki in Greece.
He is signature member of
AWS (American Watercolor Society),
RI (Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolors),
AWA (Arizona Watercolor Association),
NEWS (North East Watercolor Society),
IAF (Institut des Arts Figuratifs) and
has served as President of the Artists Society of Northern Greece (2009-2015).
His paintings won many awards, including the “Commended Award in Watercolor”, “Best Watercolor” and “Best Mixed Media” at the International Juried Exhibitions, Australian Society of Miniature Art in Australia; the President’s Award , the Da Vinci Award and twice the “Award of Excellence” in the Arizona Watercolor Association Members Shows (2001, 2007, 2011, 2017).
He has served as juror in National and International watercolor exhibitions and he is the organizer and curator of the Thessaloniki Biennial of Watercolor (“Watercolor International - Greece”).
His paintings are featured in art books and catalogs (International Artist 2001, L’ Aquarelliste 2000, L’ Art de l’ Aquarelle 2012, The Artist 2000, 2002, Artissime 2013, Le Grand Livre de l’ Aquarelle etc)
Watercolor Workshop / Painting Holidays in Greece