Omiros Panayides

Associate Professorat Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts, CUT
Nicosia,
Cyprus
Focus area: Digital Art, New Media, Fine Arts 2D, Photography

Theopisti Stylianou-Lambert is associate professor at the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts of the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT). She is the leader of the “Museum Lab” group at CYENS Center of Excellence and the coordinator of “Visual Sociology and Museum Studies Lab” of CUT. Her research and artistic interests include museum studies, photography, visual sociology, and new technologies for museums. She received her PhD in Museum Studies from the University of Leicester (UK) and is the recipient of several scholarships and awards including a Smithsonian Fellowship in Museum Practice (USA), a Fulbright Fellowship (USA) and an Arts and Humanities Research Council Award (UK). Theopisti has published widely on museums and photography and has exhibited her artwork in Cyprus and abroad. She is the author of The Political Museum (Routledge, 2016) and the editor of Museum and Emerging Technologies: Mediating Difficult Heritage (Berghahn Books, 2022), Museums and Photography: Displaying Death (co-editor, Routledge, 2017), Museums and Visitor Photography (MuseumsEtc, 2016), and Photography and Cyprus: Time, Place, Identity (I.B.Tauris/ Routledge, 2014).