Dr. Jörg Völlnagel


  • Head of Department (Department of Education / Communication)
  • Head of Section (Office for Research, Exhibitions, Projects)
  • Curator (Office for Research, Exhibitions, Projects)




Focus | Responsibilities | Projects

  • Head of Department (Zentrale Museumsdienste)
  • Head of Section (Forschung, Ausstellungen, Projekte)
  • Curator


Since 2023 Head of Department Zentrale Museumsdienste der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin
Since 2013 Head of Research, Exhibitions, Projects in the Directorate General, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
2012–2016 Project Researcher, The Art of Alchemy, Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles
2008–2013 Curator for cross-collection exhibition projects at the Kunstbibliothek der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin
2007 Curator of a special exhibition at the Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn
2004–2006 Curator of special exhibitions, National Gallery, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
2002–2004 Curatorial Assistant at the Kunstbibliothek, the Kunstgewerbemuseum and the Hamburger Bahnhof, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
1993–2001 Studied History of Art (PhD, MA) and History in Stuttgart, Berlin and London


Member of the editorial board, Zeitschrift für Ideengeschichte


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Staff of the Generaldirektion

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.