Projects / Education

 

2018

- Research for a dutch TV-documentary "Verborgen Verleden". The episode sheds light on the fate of Ronald Plasterk's family, a fomrer dutch Minister of the Interior. The program had over 700.000 viewers in the Netherlands. (Memento Berlin starting at minute 33'27'')

tvblik.nl/verborgen-verleden/ronald-plasterk

Memento Berlin's contribution can be seen here

 

- genealogical research for a dutch TV-production

- Conceptual design research and opening of the new main exhibition „Zuflucht und Abweisung“ in the Gedenkstätte Riehen, Switzerland (press articles here and here)

- Organisation and opening of art exhibition related to the jewish artist Gertrud Dreyfuss (9.11.2018-31.1.2019)

 

2017

- Conceptual design and research of a German-Polish research project: "Jüdisches Garnsee" (today "Gardeja") in cooperation with MAMLOCK FOUNDATION von Generation zu Generation L Dor Vador UG

 

(source: https://www.kwidzynopedia.pl/index.php?title=Gardeja)

 

    - reconstruction of the jewish citizens of Gardeja in West Prussia

    - recovery of gravestones from the fiormer jewish cemetary

    - construction of a Lapidarium as a memorial site

 

- Commemorative plaques at the Gedenkstätte Riehen for swiss citizens, who had helped jewish refugees during the "Third Reich"

 

2016

- genealogical research for jewish families in USA, Israel and France

- Brochure and einer commemorative plaque for the former jewish chief physician of the Annastift in Hanover, Prof. Bruno Valentin, for the DIAKOVERE Annastift, Hanover

 

2015

- genealogical research for jewish families in Australia, USA and Israel

- Article about "Apotheker Ulrich Mamlok / Sonnenapotheke Hohenkirchen"

- editing german-italian memory account for theHannah-Arendt-Institute, Dresden

- Exhibition project (scientific standards) for the memorial site for jewish refugees in Basel, Switzerland

 

2014

- Research on the building history of a house in Teltow

- Genealogical research for a family which emigrated from Germany to Australia

 

2013

- Research for the deployment of 10 "Stumbling blocks" for victims of the Nazi-regime in Teltow, 28th November 2013

- Research on the history of political parties during the NS-era in Teltow

- Conceptual design, research and preparation of a public presentation about Teltow's honorary citizens (among them Goebbels and Kube), 29th October 2013

 

2012

- Research for a planned exhibition project about the jewish Valentin family in Berlin

- Research for Mamlock & Associates in Berlin related to the family genealogy in Germany, Poland, Israel and the USA

 

2011

- Research for the deployment of 16 "Stumbling blocks" for jewish victims of the Nazi-regime in Teltow, 7th October 2011

- Compilation, layout and publishing of a catalog for the exhibition

- Exhibition project „They were our neighbours – Jewish life in Teltow until 1945“, opened in the town hall of Teltow January 2011

 

since 2009

Research in various german archives and world-wide colaboration for the exhibition „They were our neighbours – Jewish life in Teltow until 1945“.

 

since 2008

Head of scientific research  of the study group „Stolpersteine“ in Teltow

 

since 2003

Teaching Italian language at the adult education centers Teltow-Fläming and Potsdam-Mittelmark

 

2002

Phd-Thesis, subject: „Aus dem Bündnis hinter den Stacheldraht. Italienische Häftlinge im KZ Dachau 1943-45, Deportation und Lebensbedingungen“ at the University of Bonn.

 

1990-1997

Studying History, German Philology and italian Literature at the Universities of Munich, Augsburg, Bologna, Perugia and Bon n.

Final degree: Master of Arts (M.A.)

 

1988-1990

Vocational training as bookseller and publisher at C.H. Beck, München