Georgios Tsampounaris

Researcher & Artist


I know that I know nothing.

by Socrates


Georgios holds a Master’s degree in Arts and Technologies from University Paris 8 and Athens Fine Arts. He gained his Bachelor’s degree in Computer science at the University of Athens. In the past, he has been occupied as a researcher in the ATHENA Research Center and as a digital compositor in Yafka Visual Effects Studio in the cinematic industry. Since 2020, Georgios has been working at the Ars Electronica Futurelab as a researcher & developer.

Georgios is a programmer/artist in the fields of motion capture, immersive experiences and creative scenarios. He is also a motion capture performer in the field of gaming.

Additional Information


Exploring Visualizations in Real-time Motion Capture for Dance Education. In Proceedings of the 20th PanHellenic Conference on Informatics
Tsampounaris, G., El Raheb, K., Katifori, V. and Ioannidis, Y.(p. 76). ACM (2016, November)

Choreomorphy: a Whole-body Interaction Experience for Dance Improvisation and Visual Experimentation. AVI ’18 Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces. Article No. 27. ACM.
El Raheb, K., Tsampounaris, G., Katifori, V. and Ioannidis, Y. (2018)

MagicARTS: an interactive social journey in the art world. PCI 2018: 272-277
Kyriakos Christodoulou, Maria Vayanou, George Tsampounaris, Yannis E. Ioannidis (2018)

How to design an artistic narrative virtual reality experience based on sign language poetry
Georgios Tsampounari (Master2018/19)