Constantin Xenakis was born in Cairo, Egypt, on 28 December 1931.
He has lived in Paris since 1955.
In 1996 he was awarded the Prix Delmas by the Institut de France,
at the recommendation of the French Academy of Fine Arts.
1970, Scholarship of the D.A.A.D Arts Programme, Berlin.
1980, Research Scholarship from the French Ministry of Culture.
Member of Administrative Committee of the Salon de Mai, Paris, from 1968 to 1983
Member of Founding Committee and Judges Panel for the “Vitry-sur-Seine” Painting Prize, France, from 1969 to 1990.