2013 – 2020 Doctoral degree in Cultural studies (Ph. D) (from the Department of Communication and Internet Studies, Cyprus University of Technology).
2017 – 2019 Master’s degree in History and theory of art (M.A.) (from the Department of Fine Arts, Cyprus University of Technology) (Attended as part of my Ph. D program).
2011 – 2013 Master’s in Interactive Multimedia (M.A.) (from the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts, Cyprus University of Technology).
2007 – 2011 Bachelor’s degree in Multimedia and Graphic Arts (B.A.) (from the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts, Cyprus University of Technology).
EU Funded Research Programs
Postgraduate Associate – Assistant Researcher at Populart- Community Psychology through art. May 2018 – November 2019 at the Department of Fine Arts (Cyprus University of Technology). http://www.populart.eu and https://www.facebook.com/populartproject
Assistant Researcher at CSAC – University of Parma Communication Archive (Sistema Museale di Ateneo) Artworks Digitizing (Photography Department) (With Erasmus + Placement). June 2015 – August 2015 at CSAC: Centro Studi e Archivio della Comunicazione, Università degli Studi di Parma, Parma, Italy. https://www.csacparma.it/
Other academic employment
Postgraduate Associate – Assistant Researcher A (Μεταπτυχιακός Συνεργάτης – Βοηθός Ερευνητή Α) at the Lab for Animation Research. July 2020 – Currently at the Department of Fine Arts (Cyprus University of Technology). https://animationresearch.art/
Lecturer at the Faculty of Communication and Media Studies (Cyprus University of Technology) at the course CIS385: Internet and Society: Sociological Perspectives of the use of the Internet. Spring Semester 2017-2018.
Teaching Assistant at the Faculty of Communication and Media Studies, and the Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts (Cyprus University of Technology). 2012 – 2020.
Freelance Graphic Artist. 2012 – Currently.
Panagiotou, C. (2015, February 28 – March 01). Media, Conflict and Participation Conference. The photographic object as the constructive material of the online persona. Limassol: Cyprus University of Technology.
Panagiotou, C. (2015, October 2-4). 2nd International Conference & Exhibition on Semiotics and Visual Communication. The absurd advertising as a sign of manipulation: A Psychosocial approach to post-industrial culture. Limassol, Cyprus: Cyprus University of Technology.
Panagiotou, C. (2018, February 22). Populart Community Psychology through Art meeting. The purpose of using art in learning process. Barcelona, Spain: Populart.
Panagiotou, C. (2019, June 21). Populart Community Psychology through Art Multiplier Event. Hermeneutic analysis of Art and participatory learning, Limassol, Cyprus: Populart.
Panagiotou, C. (2019, November 22). Populart Community Psychology through Art Meeting. Assessment of the Populart learning program in Cyprus, Greenwich, United Kingdom: Populart.
Panagiotou, C. & Yiannacou D. (2020, April 15). Helsinki Photomedia 2020 Conference. The Political Aesthetics of the Accident: The case of DIY and glitch photography, Espoo, Finland: Aalto University. (Accepted but postponed until April 2021 due to COVID-19 Pandemic).
Panagiotou, C. (2020, May 29). Which Identity? Tribalism and Humanism. The Neurotic and the Hybrid modalities of the Imaginary in the Cultural Subject, London, United Kingdom: Psychoanalysis and Politics. (Accepted but postponed until May 2021 due to COVID-19 Pandemic).
1st International Conference on Photography and Theory (Photographic portfolio review). November 26, 2010 – November 27, 2010 Limassol,Cyprus.
Participated as volunteer at the 16th Biennial Conference EARLI 2015 August 25, 2015 – August 29, 2015 Limassol, Cyprus
ART REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS
Panagiotou, C., & Panayiotidou, S. (2018, March 29 – April 05). Semantic Ontologies Project. Fragmented Realities: Nine Interpretations Exhibition. Limassol, Cyprus: Beat Pazar Gallery.
Παναγιώτου, Χ., & Αργιανάς, Κ. (2018, 29 Μαρτίου – 05 Απριλίου). Σημασιολογικές Οντολογίες (Semantic Ontologies). Σχόλια πάνω στη φωτογραφική δουλειά Fragmented Realities: Nine Interpretations του Χρίστου Παναγιώτου.
Panagiotou, C. (2020, 01 09 – 16). Transitional Spaces Art Exhibition. Transitional Spaces. Limassol, Cyprus: Tapper Gallery.
Παναγιώτου, Χ., & Σύννος, Ν. (2020, 09 – 16 Ιανουαρίου). Σχόλια στη δουλειά “Μεταβατικοί Χώροι” του Χρίστου Παναγιώτου.
HfG Rundgang No13 Electronic Media Group Exhibition. 09 July 2010– 11 July 2010, HfG Offenbach, Schloßstraße 31, Offenbach am Main, Germany.
Outbox 2011 Student Exhibition of the Faculty of Multimedia and Graphic Arts. 26 May 2011 – 28 May 2011, Morphi Gallery, 84 Agkyras, Limassol, Cyprus.
Fragmented Realities Group Exhibition. 29 March 2018 – 05 April 2018, Beat Παζάρ Gallery, Chatziloizi Michailidi 20, Limassol, Cyprus.
Transitional Spaces Exhibition. 9-16 January 2020, Tapper Bar and Art Gallery, 62 Eleutherias, Limassol, Cyprus.
Abandoned Artwork Exhibition. 9-27 July 2020, Exhibit 8 Gallery, 6 Andrea Drousioti, Limassol, Cyprus.