Andreas Pliatsikas was born in 1976 in Haidari, where he grew up. He took an interest in photography in 2003, joining the 18ANO photographic group and continuing his studies at the Haidari Professional Training Institute. He completed his practice in 2008 working as a set photographer in ERT. During the last few years he has been working exclusively on artistic photography. He is a member of the 18ANO photographic lab and a special therapist of the 18ANO Drug Addiction Rehabilitation Unit, continuing a significant course as team coordinator and photography teacher.
He has participated in several group exhibitions, among which the "Who we Are" group exhibition held by Lightroom Projects at the Taf Foundation on 11-28.02.2010 and the "TV Eyes II" exhibition featured at the Modern Art Museum on 26.07.10.On 17 – 29 June 2013 by the title 'Memory' group exhibition in Technopolis Athens. His recent participation on Kythera Photographic Encounters in the exhibition of new Greek photographers by title 'Over the Edge'. His photographs are featured in the ''Faith" and "Metro" albums. In the year of 2014 he watched the Pavlos Fysakis workshop ''Personal Vision'' in Focus School of Photography. During the second half of 2014 he watched the summer art workshop 1/7/2014 till 29/8/14 of Depression Era by rapporteurs George Prinos and Peter Mpampasikas, and during the experience of the work of the workshop he also wanted to watch the winter art workshop 12/12/14 till 18/1/15 by the name ''New Documents''. His big interest for the Depression Era is living it as human being and photographer.