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Dr. Thomas Tunsch


Head of Collections (Museum für Islamische Kunst)


Museum für Islamische Kunst



Focus | Responsibilities | Projects

  • Research on the development of semantic structures in museum documentation
  • Research on the implementation of new technologies in museums in the context of digital transformations
  • Scholarly data editor of the museum documentation system (since 2010)


Since 04/1997 Curator in the Museum of Islamic Art
03/1997 until 06/2012 Special consultant in Department of Information and Communication Technology in the Directorate General of the SMB (Scholarly Documentation and Digital Products Division)
09/1990 until 04/1997 Scholarly employee at the Museum of Islamic Art


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Staff of the Museum für Islamische Kunst

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.