Cora Waschke

Dr. Cora Waschke

born in Hamburg, lives in Berlin


Art historian, writer and curator specialised in modern and contemporary art, photography, architecture and material iconography.

Practical experience in museums and galleries as well as in scientific, journalistic and editorial fields.


Chairperson and art director of the Dorothea Konwiarz Foundation, Berlin (since 2020). Doctorate at the Art History Department of the University of Hamburg (2017). Research assistant (2012 - 2014) and lecturer (2015) at the University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld in the Department of Design, Photography and Media. Freelance writer and curator (since 2012). Worked for the archive for the research of material iconography in Hamburg (2009 - 2010). Studied art history as well as German language and literature with a focus on theatre and media at the University of Hamburg. Language and study stays in Córdoba/Argentina, London and Florence.