Dr. Martin Schwarz
Assistant / Postdoc
Martin Schwarz
Philosophisch-Historische Fakultät
Departement Künste, Medien, Philosophie
Fachbereich Kunstgeschichte

Assistant / Postdoc

Kunsthistorisches Seminar
St. Alban-Graben 8
4051 Basel

Tel. +41 61 206 63 83

Studied art history and social- and cultural anthropology in Vienna. 2009 MA in art history from the University of Vienna. 2009–10 graduate intern in the manuscripts department of the J. Paul Getty Museum. Curator of the exhibition Heaven, Hell, and Dying Well in the Middle Ages (2012) held at the J. Paul Getty Museum. 2012 University of Toronto Medieval Latin Certificate (MA level). 2015 Fellow at the Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte (DFK) in Paris. 2019 fellow at the Max-Planck-Institut Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence. 2020 PhD in art history from the University of Chicago. Since 2020 post-doc assistant in the art history institute at the University of Basel.

  • European art and architecture (12th–14th c.)
  • medieval arts of the book
  • urbanism, urban history, Paris in the Middle Ages
  • philosophy, theology, cultural- and social history of Scholasticsm
  • historiography of art history
  • 3D-modelling, photgrammetry