Hermann von Helmholtz-Zentrum für Kulturtechnik

Zentralinstitut der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Christina Kuhli

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Head of Collection
Phone: 030 2093-99281
Email: christina.kuhli@hu-berlin.de

Christina Kuhli is curator of the art collection of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin at the Hermann von Helmholtz-Zentrum für Kulturtechnik since 2022. She studied art history, German language and literature, and history at Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main, where she received her doctorate in 2006 with a thesis on Giorgio Vasari. From 2007 to 2012, she was a research associate at the DFG-funded net-based research platform on the art and cultural history of the 17th century Sandrart.net. As a postdoc, she was a research associate at the SFB 948 “Heroes – Heroisierungen – Heroismen” at the Albrecht Ludwigs-Universität in Freiburg i.Br. from 2012 to 2016. At the University of Hamburg, she was active in teaching and research from 2016 to 2022, as well as in charge of the university artworks.

Research Interests

The portrait genre, art of the Baroque period, art theory of the early modern period, ruler representation, history of collections, history of art history, emblematics, art in architecture

Office: Philippstr. 13, house 25, room 1.05.