Born in 1963 in Salzburg (Austria).

Academic education at the University of Salzburg, Austria and University of Reims, France: 1988 Ph.D. in Art History, Romance Philology, French Music History and Philosophy. Since 1990 Head of Department at the Sammlung Modebild – Lipperheidesche Kostümbibliothek (Kunstbibliothek, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin), since 2005 Senior Curator. Exhibition Curator and author of academic books. 2004 Grant for international executives in culture from the French Ministère de la Culture.

Since 2007 member of various juries: Designers for Tomorrow - Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Berlin, Design Award of Devag Fashion Jewellery Competition, Macao /China and jury President at the University of Decorative Arts, Fashion Design Department, Basel /Switzerland. Member of ICOM International Council of Museums, Costume Committee. Fluent written and spoken knowledge of German, English, French and Italian

Since 2017 Head of Department and Senior Curator of Textiles, Dress and Jewellery at the Germanischen Nationalmuseum in Nuremberg.

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