Residence in “Amay’s House of Poetry” | Liege, Belgium

da/da Residence in “Amay’s House of Poetry”
10 – 30/06/2019

“You are invited on 29/06/2019, Saturday at  18.00, for a nice moment of conviviality of Barbecue of the end of season with actions and of course with readings by poets,  with the presence of the Greek poet Demosthenes Agrafiotis, who is in residence in our House and will realise for the audience his unforgettable performances  in the spirit of dada .  

Director : David Giannoni  
50,Grand Route ,B-4540 Amay.”

Video link in French, that complements an article
“Demosthenes Agrafiotis, a continuous research on mixing the genres” da / da


“Α posteriori”, essay | Group publication on performance

On the occasion of the publication of the collective volume in french:
“Art perfomance, Manoeuvre, Coefficients de Visibilite”.
Les Presses du Reel, Dijon,2019.
with coordination by Michel Collet and Andre Eric Letourneau
it will also be launched in Paris.
da/da ‘s contribution is with the essay:
“A POSTERIORI. Origines performatives ? “. σελ. 135-147.
The book presentation will take place in
Librairie Flammarion of Centre Pompidou- Beaubourg,Παρίσι, 
21/06/2019   –   18.00-20.00.


“Care for the shadows” – Velloudios & Empeirikos | Article

The e-magazine , no5 – May 2019, published an article by da/ da

“Care for the shadows” ,

 for the friendship and cooperation between Thanos Murray – Velloudios and Andreas Empeirikos (more…)

“Cities and contemporary creation” | da/da’s book interview

Publication house HD- ateliers Henry Dougier (Paris) is launching a new book collection, titled:
“10 +100” Villes et creation contemporain. (Cities and contemporary creation)
Book “La ville d’ Athenes”  from writer/journalist Daphnee Breytenbach contains a tribute to the life and work of Demosthenes Agrafiotis. (pages 86-93). 
Paris , 05/2019. (in colors).


“Images and interpretations” – Books’ presentation & dialogue | Paris

On the occasion of the publication of Francois Soulages’ two books on “interpretation
and the two books of Demosthenes Agrafiotis (“Salvation of Venice / Sauver Venise” – bilingual)
         and Gilles Picarel on “images
a books’ presentation and dialogue will take place

Images and interpretations

On Monday 20/05/2019, at 19.00
in L’Harmattan 21, Rue des Ecoles, 75005, in Paris, France.

with Demosthenes Agrafiotis, Alain Mons, Gilles Picarel & Francois Soulages
and the public.

da/da and Gilles Picarel will participate with two essays in the collective book “Interpretation & Exteriorite“.



Presentation-debate by the participant speakers

Εxhibition “Poetry: eloquent painting. Hommage à Gounaro” | Athens, GR

Group show Poetry: eloquent painting. Hommage à Gounaro  
is taking place in Museum of Gounaropoulos, Zografou – Ilisia, Athens, Greece
between 10 April and 08 June , 2019

da/da will have the following contributions:

  1. In the permanent exhibition, with his work : “abcedary” 24 letters of Greek alphabet in Japanese Calligraphy 
    24 pieces of work in A4 size paper, with chinese ink 
  2. In the context of International Museum Day, on 18 May 2019,11:00 am, with a performance
    Titled: “LANGUAGE. Languages.”

Commissioner- curator: Manolis Karterakis



Lecture on Performance | Karolos Koun Theater School , Athens [GR]

On 19/03/2019, da/da gave a lecture
to the 3rd-year students of “Karolos Koun Theater School”,
on the art of performance:
“Performance, Theater. Conversions, Deviations”


Interview by da/da on “Sound Poetry” | “Metadeftero” webradio [GR]

On Sunday 17/03/2019, 21:00, da/da gave an interview
to Katerina Sotiriou , in her radio show “Terra Incognita“, on the online radio “Metadeftero“,

for the exhibition “The Liberated Voice / Sound Poetry
taking place at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, (France)
in cooperation with the Italian Foundation Fondazione Bonotto,
and will take place between  21/03/2019 – 12/05/2019

The interview and the show are in greek

Event link on Palai de Tokyo site

Information on the event by Fondazione Bonotto