Stefanie Klamm

Stefanie Klamm is an art/visual historian and historian of science based in Berlin. She recently started a new research project on the history of the Gotha Collections at Gotha Research Centre, University of Erfurt. She was an academic collaborator in the collaborative research project “Photo-Objects” at the Collection of Photography, Kunstbibliothek, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin – Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz. Stefanie Klamm began her academic training with studies in history, classical archaeology, cultural studies, and philosophy. In 2012, she completed a dissertation on the history of archaeological visualization at the Institute of Art History and Visual History, Humboldt-Universität and the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. She co-curated the exhibition “Photography in World War I” at the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (2014). Stefanie Klamm has received several fellowships, for example, at the Getty Research Institute Los Angeles.

List of Publications

Studies 12


Taking the material approach to photography as a starting point the volume offers new insights into the epistemological potential of analog and digital photographs and photo archives in the humanities and sciences from a comparative viewpoint.