Back to top

Paul Pissanos

Paul Pissanos was born in Athens in the difficult years of the Occupation.

At a young age he founded the Organization “PISSANOS” and as the owner of an advertising company and producer of Greek and International TV programs became widely known in Greece and around the world.

As a writer he wrote many books and scripts, Archaeological, Historical, Theological, and Scientific, which he turned to documentaries that are shown internationally on Television, Universities, Educational Institutions and Schools.

The poetic collection of Paul Pissanos entitled “Above and Below the Earth” includes poems he wrote as a poet until the age of 25.

As a painter and sculptor, Paul Pissanos worked professionally from the age of 15, first as assistant stage designer next to the leading stage designer Kleovoulos Klonis, then with the distinguished painter Stefanos Almaliotis in portraits and posters of actors of Greek Cinema while working as Hagiographer at the church of Profitis Ilias Pangratiou next to the outstanding artist Stefanos Asmanis for two whole summers in the late 1950s.

He has been presenting the Philosophical Show “Apocryphal Harmony” for many years on Greek Television and participates in Scientific Conferences in many countries of the world.

He has participated as a producer of scientific documentaries at the Cannes Film Festival since 1988, resulting in his wider connection with the producers and TV stations of the world.

Paul Pissanos’s work “From Aristotle to Hawking” was released in more than 100 countries as a book and documentary and was proposed by 10 University Professors and Academy Members of the World for the second time as a candidate for the Templeton International Prize 2011-2012.

After the publication of his book, “The Laws of the Universe” he was offered Academic support for the Nobel Prize in Literature2014.

The new book of the author, entitled “Captain Nicolas“, which concerns the history of the Greek Nation in the last two centuries, will be released in 2017.

He has published more than 250 philosophical articles in reputable newspapers.

The goal of his life in the spiritual work of Paul Pissanos is the realization of the idea of “HEPTAPOLIS“, for which he has honorary distinctions and medals from many Universities and Institutions of Europe, America and Asia.

For this purpose he founded the “Olympos Association: Universal Intellectual Center”, where he is the President and is joined by Academicians, Professors, Researchers and Technocrats from many countries of the world, who are currently co-operating for the realization of HEPTAPOLIS.

For the idea of “HEPTAPOLIS” Paul Pissanos was awarded by the International Union of Olympiads, by the Zhivkova International Foundation, received a medal from Poznan University of Poland, was anointed a Regular Member and received a Gold Medal from His Royal Highness Prince of Portugal Dom Miguel de Braganca of Portugal’s “Harmonia Universal” Research Program, was anointed likewise a Maltese Knight, received a Medal from the Albert Schweitzer International Foundation, is an active member of theInternational Academy of Social Sciences in Florida, USA, was awarded the Medal of the Order of the Pearl of the House of Sulu and North Borneo, was proclaimed Good Will Ambassador by the Governor of the State of Tennessee of the United States.

Honorary distinctions and medals for the creation of “HEPTAPOLIS” were also given to Paul Pissanos from the “Zivkova Foundation”, the University of Gottingen and many other Universities and Institutions of Europe, America and Asia.