Pavlos Sarfatis, son of Christos Sarfatis, was born in Athens. He studied painting and mosaic at the Athens School of Fine Arts. As a student he received the scholarship of the Hellenic National Foundation of Scholarships (I.K.Y.). He graduated in 1973 with honors in mosaic, acquiring an award of excellence for mosaic head. He is a member of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece since 1973. A professional mosaic artist since 1972 he has created 4000 m2 of mosaic in 180 temples in Greece and abroad.