Funded Projects and Scientific Networks


DFG Network (2018-2021): Entangled Histories of Art and Migration: Forms, Visibilities, Agents


Research Network: Art Production and Art Theory in Times of Global Migration


DokART Laboratory, Documentary Practices in Media Transformation

Prof. Dr. Birgit Mersmann

Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art History

University of Duisburg-Essen
Faculty of Humanities
Institute of Art and Art Studies
Universitätsstr. 12, 45141 Essen

Office: R12 R02 A45
Phone: +49.201.183 3341
E-Mail: birgit.mersmann[at]

Office hours: Fr. 12.00 - 13.00 Uhr