This website utilizes the web analytics tool Piwik for evaluation purposes and for the optimization of its internet presence.

Your visit is currently being registered by the Piwik analytics tool.

No, I do not wish my visit to be registered.


Touching Photography / Credits

A project of the Probebühne 3, October 17, 2013 through March 30, 2014

Curator: Michael Kraus
Franziska Hartmann
Design: chezweitz, Berlin – Detlef Weitz and Sonja Beeck with Jürgen Willinghöfer, Julia Volkmar, Hans Hagemeister, Stefan Hurtig, Joana Katte
Video/ Animation:
Ronny Traufeller
Audio/ Sound: Daniel Dorsch
Speakers: Judica Albrecht, Michael Kraus
Programming: Ivo Wessel
Media Equipment:
cine plus
Exhibition Construction:
Matzat Museumstechnik and David Christokat
Luisa Krüger
Translation: Karl Hoffmann
Thanks to: Manuela Fischer, Boris Gliesmann, Richard Haas, Katharina Kepplinger, Renate Sander, Andrea Scholz, Dagmar Schweitzer de Palacios, Verena Stemme, and to the Cultural and Social Anthropology Department of the Philipps-Universität Marburg

An internal evaluation workshop of the Humbold Lab Dahlem was held on February 15, 2014. It was dedicated to the two projects that dealt with the stocks of the Amazonia Collection of the Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum). “Touching Photography” and “Man – Object – Jaguar.” Irene Albers moderated the discussion attended by around 20 fellow experts:

Heike Behrend (Universität zu Köln)
Friedrich von Bose (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Alexander Brust (Museum der Kulturen Basel)
Angela Dreßler (Büro Eta Boeklund)
Richard Haas (Ethnologisches Museum Berlin)
Ernst Halbmayer (Philipps-Universität Marburg)
Paul Hempel (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
Jens Jäger (Universität zu Köln)
Michael Kraus (Universität Bonn)
Ingrid Kummels (Freie Universität Berlin)
Matthias Lewy (Freie Universität Berlin)
Sebastián Mejía
Stefanie Kiwi Menrath (Büro Eta Boeklund)
Mark Münzel (Philipps-Universität Marburg)
Wolfgang Schäffner (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Andrea Scholz (Ethnologisches Museum Berlin)
Mona Suhrbier (Weltkulturen Museum Frankfurt)
Viola Vahrson (Stiftung Universität Hildesheim)
Agnes Wegner (Humboldt Lab Dahlem)
Detlef Weitz (Büro für Szenografie chezweitz)

Moderation: Irene Albers (Freie Universität Berlin)

Touching Photography / Imprint Documentation

Publisher: Humboldt Lab Dahlem, a project of the Kulturstiftung des Bundes and the Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz (2012-2015). Directors: Martin Heller, Viola König, Klaas Ruitenbeek, Agnes Wegner
Editor: Barbara Schindler
Assistance: Carolin Nüser
Translation: Karl Hoffmann
Proofreading: Galina Green
As of August 2014
The texts shown here are the work of individual authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Humboldt Lab Dahlem. The copyrights belong to the Humboldt Lab Dahlem, if not indicated otherwise.
Note for the PDF print version: all links can be accessed on the respective subpages of