Dagmar Reichert

Cultural Geographer, Consultant, Lecturer at the Zürich University of the Arts

Dagmar Reichert, born 1957 in Vienna, studied Sports, Geography and Philosophy in Vienna and Toronto, research fellowships in Stockholm and Cambridge, worked as visiting professor at the University of Bologna, the University of Salzburg and the ETH Zürich. MA, ph.D and Habilitation in Human Geography. From 2003 onwards, she was full professor for Cultural Geography at University Kassel and resigned early in 2006. At present she teaches cultural theory at the Zürich University of the Arts and runs a firm for research and consulting in Zürich. She is author or editor of several books („Wissenschaft als Erfahrungswissen“, 2000, „Räumliches Denken“, 1996, „Limits of Representation“, 1994, „Umwelt zur Sprache bringen“, 1993 and „Ortssuche“, 1993) and has organized different cultural events and exhibitions (Airolo, 2007, Shedhalle Zürich, 2003; Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella, 2002; Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, 2001). She lives and works in Zürich.