New podcast …auf Deutsch!

This is a very special podcast episode with my dear friend, Professor Dr. Karen Michels in German.

Here are the 3 segments of this episode, entitled “Die Macht der Bilder” : 1) Bilder gegen 1000 Worte 2) Politische Bilder in der Geschichte 3) Visuelle Argumente Heute 


Karen has a long career in Art History and Architecture. She did her university studies in Bonn and Hamburg and did her doctoral dissertation in 1987 on Le Corbusier; she obtained a scholarship to study at the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte in München, was later scientific coordinator for a Art History seminar at Hamburg University, and was later entrusted with the makeover/renovation/restoration and director/curator of the Warburg Haus. She conducted years of research studies in both Paris and the United States. In 1997 she obtained her professorship/Habilitation, and taught courses from 1998-2002 at Jena, Halle und Berlin (HU) Universities . In 2000, she founded the „Agentur für KunstVerstand“ in Hamburg, Germany.

Here is the link to the podcast , based on Anchor , but available on your favorite podcast platform, in English and French, heard in 59 countries and on 5 continents :

Here is the link to her firm, Agentur für Kunstverstand, based in Hamburg :

Here is the link to her publications on :

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