BILDWISSENSCHAFT

AND ART HISTORY

ICONOGRPHY

Ph.D. in Art History (University of Hamburg, Germany, Graduate Program of Political Iconography, Warburg Haus). Peter Krieger is research-professor at the Institute of Aesthetic Research (   ) and teaches art history and architecture at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) since 1998. Vice president of the Committee of Art History (CIHA/UNESCO) from 2004 to 2012; from 2007 to 2014 fellow at the research project Transcultural and Transhistoric Efficiencies of the Baroque Paradigm at the University of Western Ontario in London, Canada; from 2010 to 2014 was member of the Comisión de Publicidad Exterior in the ministry of urban development (SEDUVI / GDF).

Peter Krieger has conceived and organized an array of conferences with special focus on the relationship city-nature (                 ). In 2016 chaired the session “Landscape and Spectacle” of the 34th World Congress of Art History (CIHA) in Beijing, China. In 2016 was appointee Aby Warburg visiting professor at the                       , Hamburg, Germany. In 2017 Visiting Fellow "Literary Cultures of the Global South" at Tübingen University / DAAD, and Visiting Professor at Regensburg University.

His research work and publications encompass visual studies and history of cities and landscapes in the twentieth and twentieth-first centuries; aesthetics and ecology (ECOAETHETICS) of mega-cities; political iconography of urban landscapes and architecture; also the relation between art and science.

C o n t a c t

krieger@unam.mx
Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas, UNAM
Circuito Mario de La Cueva S/N, Coyoacan, Cd. Universitaria, 04510 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico