Pablo von Frankenberg: Architecture / Simultaneity. The Interface of Design and Content
Curating Consulting, Berlin
15.10.2020 - 19.15, HS II
Pablo von Frankenberg is a curator and architecture researcher. After studying sociology and cultural studies at University of Tübingen he did his doctoral thesis on the Internationalization of Museum Architecture with field research in Europe, the U.S., China, and the Arab Gulf. During his time at Urbane Künste Ruhr in 2012–2013 he developed the institution’s artistic research program focussing on art in urban spaces. Between 2013–2019 he was creative director at the architecture and museum design office hg merz in Stuttgart and Berlin. In 2019 he founded his own office that specializes on curating exhibitions, planning museums, consulting both museums and architects, and publishing in different domains. Recent projects include Design Academy Saaleck/Stiftung Marzona Neue Saalecker Werkstätten, Industrial Museum Reutlingen, publication on Ludwig Leo’s Umlauftank 2, exhibition Wildes Denken/Savage Mind in Architekturgalerie Berlin, and Breitscheidplatz Memorial (together with HG Merz). Among his recent publications are: The ship in the city. The history and significance of a young landmark. In: Wüstenrot Stiftung (ed.): Ludwig Leo. Umlauftank 2. Leipzig 2020; Ausstellungsstücke: Aura, Atmosphäre, Erkenntnis. In: P. Kiedaisch/S. Marinescu/J. Poesch (ed.): Szenografie. Das Kompendium zur vernetzten Gestaltungsdisziplin. Stuttgart 2020; Falten und Muster: Studien des Verlangens. In: Christiane Köhne: Pink Freud. Arbeiten 2008 – 2018 (exhibition catalogue). Tübingen 2018; Museum Futures II: Beyond the Vitrine, Across the Street and with the Security Guard, edited by Kate Clark/Pablo v. Frankenberg/Christopher Kennedy. New York 2016.