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Klaus Herding

Klaus Herding, German art historian, educator. Named Siemens Research fellow, 1970-1977; scholar, Paul Getty Institute for the Humanities, Santa Monica, California, 1992-1993. Member of Verband Deutscher Kunsthistoriker, Lichtenberg Gesellschaft, Rotary.

Background

  • Herding, Klaus was born on December 27, 1939 in Munich. Son of Otto and Pia (Wittman) Herding.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Münster, Germany, 1968. Habilitation, University Hamburg, Germany, 1977.

    Career

    • Director's assistant Staatliche Museen SMPK, Berlin, 1968—1970. Lecturer, assistant Technology University, 1974. Assistant professor Frie University, 1974—1975.

      Professor art history University Hamburg, 1975—1992, University Frankfurt, Germany, since 1993. Guest professor Graduate School City University of New York, New York City, 1985. Guest professor, director d'études Ecole des Hautes Etudes, Paris, 1992—1993.

    Works

    • Editor more than 60 art books. Author: (monographs) Puget/Courbet/Picasso, 1970-1992.

    Membership

    Member of Verband Deutscher Kunsthistoriker, Lichtenberg Gesellschaft, Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Helga Reichardt-Herding, June 16, 1980. 1 child Maruta.
    • father: Otto Herding
    • mother: Pia (Wittman) Herding
    • spouse: Helga Reichardt-Herding
    • child: Maruta Herding
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    Born December 27, 1939
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    • 1968
      University Münster
    • 1977
      University Hamburg
    • 1968 - 1970
      Director's assistant, Staatliche Museen SMPK
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1974
      lecturer, Technology University
    • 1974
      assistant, Technology University
    • 1974 - 1975
      assistant, professor Frie University
    • 1975 - 1992
      professor, art history University Hamburg
    • 1993
      professor, art history University Hamburg
      Germany