Stélio Scamanga

  • 1934, 29 December, born in Damascus, from immigrant greek parents.
  • 1940-1946, Primary greek school.
  • 1946-1952, Lazaristes Fathers secondary school.
    Starts painting by copying the masters under the guidance of an english lazarist father, amateur painter.
  • 1952, His family is established in Beirut, Lebanon. The first personal paintings of lebanese landscapes.
  • 1952-1956, International school of the American University of Beirut.
    Obtains the french and lebanese Baccalauréat.
  • 1956-1960, Faculty of architecture, American University of Beirut.
    Studies drawing, painting and sculpture.
  • 1959, Summer: Architectural training period in Paris. Meets Le Corbusier.
    Travels to Aix-en-Provence and Italy. The paintings done in Europe constitute his first Personal exhibition, held on march 1960, at the Unesco Palace, Beirut, Lebanon.
  • 1960, June, Bachelor in architectural engineering.
  • 1960-1965, Employed in two architectural offices.
  • 1965-1973, Establishes with colleagues the Group 5 Architectural & Engineering Office.
  • 1972, April: marries Hilde Kildal, ceramist of norwegian nationality.
  • 1973, October, birth of his daughter Kristine.
  • 1973-1976, Establishes an architectural office with his brother.
  • 1976, Leaves Beirut with his family for Geneva, and later to Nice, France.
  • 1976-1980, Establishes an arhitectural office with his brother in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
  • 1978, Resides in Ferney-Voltaire, France.
  • 1979, Octobre, birth of his son Yann.
  • 1980-1995, Establishes ” Art And Design Consultants “, office in Geneva , Switzerland.
  • 1980, Resides in Prévessin-Moëns, France.
  • 2022, 14 Décembre, deceased in Prévessin-Moëns, France.

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