Dresden (DE)

Tobias Mörike

Tobias MÖRIKE, born in 1984, is curatorial assistant at Kunsthaus Dresden, Municipal Gallery for Contemporary Art in Dresden where he is engaged with the project artificial facts. He received a Masters degree in African Studies and Islamic Studies from Humboldt-University Berlin. As an exchange student he studied for two years in Paris and absolved internships in Rabat and New York. From 2012 to 2014 he served as curatorial trainee for State Ethnographic Collections of Saxony running a revisiting collections project with Syrian and Algerian immigrants and refugees moreover he studied and catalogued the amulet collections of the museum. From 2008 till 2011 he was student assistant in the Zentrum Moderner Orient Berlin. His research interests lie in Material Culture Studies, Heritage Policies and ideologic underpinnings of collection and archives.