Graduate School of the Arts and Humanities (GSAH)

Doctoral Students

Stefanie Marlene Wenger

Institut für Kunstgeschichte

Postal Address
Graduate School of the Arts and Humanities
Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies
Walter Benjamin Kolleg
Universität Bern
Muesmattstrasse 45
CH-3012 Bern

Stefanie Marlene Wenger

In her research practice, Stefanie Marlene Wenger examines display strategies of contemporary art in the current context of the post-digital condition. She finished her Masters in 2014 with a thesis on the performativity of clothing as a material of contemporary art. She was a scholar of Deutsche Studienstiftung at Freie Universität Berlin and finished her Bachelor in Art History and English Languages and Literature in 2010 at the University of Bern. She collected valuable experience in the practical field of exhibition making while working at Migros Museum for Contemporary Art, Zurich (2014-2015), as a curatorial assistant at Art Basel Unlimited (2013-2014), in an internship at Swiss Institute for Contemporary Art in New York City (2010) and in her own curatorial projects.

Title of PhD Project

Postdigital Display. Exhibition situations simulate consumer spaces

Research Foci

Contemporary art in the postdigital era | physical and virtual displays | branding strategies in art | exhibition history in the 20th and 21st century