Katharina Ammann

Head of Jury: Dr Katharina Ammann studied art history and English literature at the universities of Geneva, Oxford and received a PhD from the University of Berne. A mobility fellowship from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) allowed her to continue her research at ZKM Center for Art and Media. Her thesis “Video ausstellen – Potenziale der Präsentation was published 2009 by Peter Lang. She worked as a curator at the art museums in Solothurn and Chur. 2008 she became a member of the jury for the artists-in-residence programme at NAIRS. Since 2015 she is head of department and member of the management board of The Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIK-ISEA) in Zurich. She lives in Zurich and occasionally in her caravan in Scuol.


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