M.A. Anna Schäfers


Research Associate (Ethnologisches Museum)


Ethnologisches Museum



Focus | Responsibilities | Projects

Curator text and language in the project "The Collaborative Museum"


Since 01/2023 Research Associate, Ethnologisches Museum / Museum für Asiatische Kunst
02/2017 - 12/2022 Curator of Education (Department Education and Outreach) with a focus on text and graphics development for the new exhbitions of the Ethnologisches Museum and the Museum für Asiatische Kunst in the Humboldt Forum
09/2008 - 02/2017 Head of Content and Research, Archimedes Exhibitions GmbH
11/2007 - 08/2008 Projekt Manager, Arena Vision GmbH
11/2005 - 10/2007 Assistant to the board, ART+COM AG


  • "Decolonising the museum. Extending the discussion to scientific collections." Interviews for Spokes, Magazin der Ecsite, September 2019.
  • "Dolní oblast Vitkovice – From Steelworks to Cultural and Science Centre." Presentation for CIMUSET at the ICOM General Assembly in Milan, 2016.
  • "Zum Anfassen: Gesetzgebung, Normen, Energie“" (mit Jörg Schmidtsiefen), in: DASA (Hg.) Szenografie in Ausstellungen und Museen VII, Klartext Verlag, 2016, 98-109.
  • "Where and how do we reach the public?" Essay for the Journées Hubert Curien at Science & You, Nancy, 2015, 100-104.
  • "Die unsichtbare Schnittstelle. Virtuelle Zwischenräume als Mittel für partizipatorische Ausstellungskonzepte" (mit Michael Feser), in: DASA (Hg.) Szenografie in Ausstellungen und Museen VI, Klartext Verlag, 2014, 150-157.

Staff of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Here, the employees of the different branches of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin introduce themselves, providing some information about their professional backgrounds and their main areas of work.