Prof. Katharina Mayer

Professor Mayer has been at UE Berlin, department of Art & Design, since 2012. Prof. Mayer has over a decade of experience in the realm of art, particularly in photography. Before coming to UE, Prof. Mayer earned experience as a Curator and coordinator for the exhibitions lyrical correctness and Halacha in the context of the Jewish Cultural Days in NRW 2011, a lecture on photography at the Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences in Krefeld, FH Düsseldorf and Federal Academy Wolfenbüttel and Kulturforum Neuss additionally she has also been a visiting professor at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. Further experience includes being an Initiator of the first onomato scholarship for the soundtrack and video art, in cooperation with the city of Düsseldorf, foundation of the School for Artistic Photography Düsseldorf with Birgitta Thayse, Co-founder of the onomato künstlervideoarchiv imf -vereins. Prof. Mayer is a recipient of many awards and scholarships in the field of photography and film that has taken her work internationally. Since 2016 First Chairwoman of the Board of Fiftyfifty Düsseldorf.