Takis Sideris was born in Athens in 1929 by parents from Asia Minor (Mikrasia). He Organized 44 solo exhibitions and published 10 literature books. In 1962 he took the B' prize in painting Nationwide Youth Exhibition of the Italian institute.
His works are in the National Gallery, the Vorre Museum and many other collections in Greece and abroad. Also he illustrated several books including: The "Rembetika songs" of Elias Petropooulos and School's Childs Reader "My language" of the fourth grade.