Panayiota A. Demetriou

(a.k.a Yiota)

List of Publications

Ph.D Thesis (University of Bristol)

2011 – 2015 Title: An Exhibition of Hidden Stories: Investigating Approaches of Staging Oral History Archives

MA by Research Thesis (University of Hull)

2010 – 2011 Title: Young Voices: An Applied Theatre Project Aiming to Bridge the Gap Between Youth and Adults

Artist Book

Panayiota A. Demetriou, To You, Bath Spa University, Pervasive Media Studio (2018).


(Forthcoming) Panayiota A. Demetriou, Cross-Border Performance Art in Eastern Mediterranean Regions: Creative acts of resistance by female artists in Lebanon, Iraq and Cyprus.


Panayiota A. Demetriou, ‘Remembering Performance Through Oral History’, in Documenting Performance: The Context and Processes of Digital Curation and Archiving, (ed. Toni Sant), (USA – UK: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2017)


Panayiota A. Demetriou, ‘“Imagineering” Mixed Reality (MR) Immersive Experiences in the Postdigital Revolution: Innovation, Collectivity, Participation and Ethics in Staging Experiments as Performances’, in The International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media, special issue Performance and VR, Volume 14, Issue 2 (2018). [accepted – forthcoming].

Panayiota A. Demetriou, ‘Crossing Contested Borders: Quid pro quo (2011) – a performance act embodying the conceptual and material significance of women’s experience of the divide’, in Platform: Journal of Theatre and Performing Arts, Vol. 10 No.2: Theatre and Crisis (May, 2017).

Panayiota A. Demetriou, ‘Love Letters – Performance, Creative Technologies, Audience Participation’, in The Writing Platform, (2017).

Panayiota A. Demetriou, ‘“Love Letters” – Wearing Stories Told: A performance-technology provocation for interactive storytelling’, in Body, Space and Technology Journal, Vol. 16 (March, 2017).

Panayiota A. Demetriou, ‘An Exhibition of Hidden Stories: The Young Voices Soundscape – Examining Sound and Silence as a Collective Experience in Sound Art Installation’, in HARTS & Minds: The Journal of Humanities and Arts, Vol.1 No.4 (Spring 2014).


  • (Forthcoming performance) Panayiota A. Demetriou, Sage and Cinnamon and other Cypriot Diasporic Stories (2019 – 2020).
  • Panayiota A. Demetriou, Between the Analogue and the Digital: Giving life to a book, [Public Lecture], June 2018.
  • Panayiota A. Demetriou, What I do with Archives: Creative Interventions in Archives and Museums, [Public Lecture], Arnolfini – Bristol, Jan 2018.
  • Panayiota A. Demetriou, Love Letters, [Durational Performance Installation], at Museum of Broken Relationships, Zagreb – Croatia, July 2017.
  • Panayiota A. Demetriou, Sound Art, Engagement, Performing the Archive, and the ‘Reinvented Museum’, [Public Lecture], at Tate Modern, London, May 2017.
  • Panayiota A. Demetriou, Love Letters, [Durational Performance Installation], at Latitude Festival-UK, July 2015.
  • Panayiota A. Demetriou, and Aaron James, The Lives of Others’: And All Sorts of Ghost Stories, [Durational Performance and Sound Art Installation], Wickham Theatre, UK, April 2014.
  • Panayiota A. Demetriou, [commission] PSi Oral Histories – Performing the Memory of the Field [Audience-participatory Installation], Shanghai Theatre Academy, China, 2014.