Digital Humanities.


since 2015

Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the DGS – German Society of Semiotics and founding member of the Section Digital Humanities
since 2015 Founding member of DArtHist Austria – Network for Digital Art History in Austria
since 2014 Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of eFoto Hamburg
since 2014 Member of the EADH – European Association for Digital Humanities
since 2014 Founding member of the DHd-working group Museum
since 2014 Member of the DHd – Digital Humanities in the German speaking region
since 2013 Member of the Arbeitskreis Digitale Kunstgeschichte
personal portfolio ibid.
since 2007 Founding member of the working team TMS-System administrators in Vienna

Organization of conferences


(with Martin Siefkes): Chancen und Grenzen Digitaler Geisteswissenschaften, Panel 4 (Section Digital Humanities)
at the 15. International Congress of The German Society of Semiotics (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Semiotik e.V.): Grenzen. Kontakt – Kommunikation – Kontrast, University of Passau 12.–15.09.2017

Systemadministration and workflows

System administrator for The Museum System (TMS) and eMuseum (Gallery Systems, New York)


at the research project Hagenbund: An International Network (1900 to 1938), Belvedere, Vienna
since 2013 at the Fritz Wotruba Private Foundation and the Fritz Wotruba Copyright Collecting Society, Vienna
since 2012 at the Artothek des Bundes at the 21er Haus, Vienna
since 2006 at the Österreichische Galerie Belvedere (The Austrian Gallery), Vienna


  • Back end maintenance via Access (Microsoft)
  • Creation of dynamic data expense reports with Crystal Reports (SAP)
  • Solutions for homepage and intranet with HTML, CSS and Muse (Adobe)
  • Image editing with Photoshop (Adobe)
  • Image administration with Lightroom (Adobe) and Bridge (Adobe)
  • Reconstruction drawings (2D vector graphics) of retabels with AutoSketch (Autodesk)

Standardisation and documentation

  • Development of systematics and thesauri (persons, institutions, objects,
    time and style, art classification, image organization [MIDAS], conservation, workflow et al.)
  • Cataloging with MIDAS, RAK and RSWK
  • Indexing with Iconclass
  • Image management with IPTC standards (embedded metadata)



Introductions and undergraduate seminar to digital art history for new students at the Institute for Art History at the University of Leipzig
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