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Gregor H. Lersch

Gregor H. Lersch is head of exhibitions and curator at the Jewish Museum Berlin. Recently here he curated “res.o.nant” by Mischa Kuball, “Aural” by James Turell and “A muslim, a christian and a jew” by Eran Shakine. Furthermore he was responsible for the realization of “Welcome to Jerusalem”, “Cherchez la Femme” and “Golem”.  Prior to joining the Jewish Museum Lersch was Lecturer at the Chair of Art and Art Theory at European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder), where he was conducting research on art exchange in Central Europe after 1945. As project manager of Side by Side: Poland-Germany, A Thousand Years of Art and History (2011) and Curatorial assistant of The New Hebrews (2005) he was part of the team of Martin-Gropius-Bau Berlin. From 2006 to 2010 he was exhibition coordinator at the HILTI Foundation and was in charge of the world tour of Egypt’s Sunken Treasures in Paris, Bonn, Madrid, Torino, and Yokohama.