University Place, Syracuse University
Vasilios Papaioannu

Department of Transmedia
Assistant Professor, Film

Vasilios Papaioannu is a Greek-Italian filmmaker, writer, and producer. He holds an M.A. in communication/text semiotics from the University of Siena and an M.F.A. in film from Syracuse University.

In his work Papaioannu explores the fleeting dreamscapes of reality using noise, movement, and disturbance. In conjunction with his filmmaking activity he is also a mixed media visual artist, combining painting, vector art, and photography. He is currently an assistant professor of film at the Department of Transmedia in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University.