Humboldt Forum Digital Concept

cafe59960e64db4e9d062a134a04e0f9v1_max_755x425_b3535db83dc50e27c1bb1392364c95a2Source: Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss /  Holzer Kobler Architekturen

Digital Content Strategy, Concept, Planning and Project Management for the Humboldt Forum, a world culture forum in the rebuilt Berlin City Palace – from April 2015 to the digital opening December 16, 2020

Concepts, strategic planning, prototyping, project management and/or direction on aspects of the Humboldt Forum core digital offering – Digital Department of the Humboldt Forum Kultur GmbH, later Stiftung Humboldt Forum – 2016-2020

Central Media Tower/Kosmografcreative director/project manager/product owner

Mobile Media Guide – first concept proposals, visitor journey, early prototype/MVP

Indoor Navigation and Orientation – concept, research, testing and prototype/MVP

Object and Collection Viewer – content strategy, concept proposals, research and prototype/MVP

Website – first content structuring and wireframes

Exhibition media concepts, coordination and productions for Humboldt Forum exhibitions – 2015 to 2020

Terrible Beauty! Elephant – Human – Ivory – Humboldt Forum Special Exhibition Jul 20, 2021 – Nov 28, 2021

Sound – Listening to the World – Humboldt-Box Mar 22, 2018 – Sep 16, 2018

Watch Out! Children – Loved, Protected, Endangered – Humboldt-Box Jul 7, 2017 – Jan 14, 2018

Extremes! Nature and Culture on the Humboldt Current – Humboldt-Box Nov 2, 2016 – May 1, 2017

Overaching media concept, coordination and digital planning for the Humboldt Forum – 2015 to 2016 in the Stabsstelle Humboldt Forum of the Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz

Concept Paper:

Medienkonzept Humboldt Forum 1. Entwurf zur Abstimmung mit der Gründungsintendanz, Alan Prohm, Nathalie Keurmeur, Bettina Probst, SHF-SMB 27.04.2016

Presentation to the Gründungsintendanz:

“Medienkonzept Humboldt Forum”, Alan Prohm and Nathalie Keurmeur, SHF-SMB 06.06.2016

Papers on Digital Content Strategy and Cultural Heritage

“Digital Truth Making: Ethnographic Perspectives on Practices, Infrastructures and Affordances of Truth-Making in Digital Societies”, Online Conference DFG (dvg) and CARMAH;  Humboldt University, Berlin; 2020

EVA Publication 2018 – “Double Humboldt: Thoughts on a Digital Twinning for the Humboldt Forum”

EVA Publication 2017 – “Digitally Remastering Worldviews: Some Tasks for a Semantic Web”

EVA Publication 2015 – Media Strategies for the Humboldt Forum


Co-moderator of the Humboldt Forum Media Working Group (Medien AG), co-coordinating media concept & planning of Humboldt Forum partner institutions from the Kultur GmbH’s founding 2016 to the digital opening 2020

Member of the professional Roundtable on Digital Strategies in Berlin Museums, initiated February 2018 with members of leading Berlin Museums responsible for digital strategy and media services; meetings through March 2020

Representation of the Humboldt Forum in the yearly design seminar “Augmenting the Gallery” by NYU (New York University) Berlin, 3 semesters from Spring 2019

Co-organisation of API Open Culture Day December 10 2019 together with We Are Museums and the Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin, a workshop with digital concept and planning professionals on open source / open data / open culture in Berlin museums hosted by the Humboldt Forum Digital Department

Contributor (via Media Concept 2016) to initial framing of the research initiative Museum 4punkt0

Co-facilitator of Media Conference perspektiven15 – SMB/SPK – Dec 2015 in the Staff Unit Humboldt Forum of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz