Grimmer, Hannah Katalin

Research Associate | Art and Society

Bachelor’s degree in Cultural Studies and Romance Studies at the University of Leipzig and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Santiago) (2012-2016), master’s degree in Curatorial Studies at the Goethe University and the Städelschule – Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste (Frankfurt/Main) and Université Nanterre (Paris) (2016-2019). She wrote her master’s thesis on the contemporary artistic representation of disappeared prisoners (detenidos desaparecidos) in the civil-military dictatorships in Chile and Argentina during of the 1970s and 1980s. During this time she worked at various galleries and the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation as a freelance art educator. She has published various texts in artists books and journals and was a curatorial volunteer at the Gropius Bau (Berlin).

Since August 2021 she has been Research Associate at the Department of Art and Society at the University of Kassel.