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documentary filmmaker , Fine arts educator

Hans Giffhorn, German fine arts educator, documentary filmmaker.

Background

Giffhorn, Hans was born on December 21, 1942 in Berlin. Son of Dietrich and Margret (Lohmann) Giffhorn.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Göttingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1973.

Career

Scientific assistant department art education University Göttingen, 1971-1973, higher school lecturer, 1973-1981, professor, since 1981. Professor department audiovisual media University Hildesheim, Germany, since 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Kritik der Kunstpädagogik, 1972, 79, Ibiza- An Unknown Paradise of Nature, 1991, others. Filmmaker television documentaries about nature, ecological problems, ancient and exotic cultures. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: photographing wild orchids.

Connections

Married Petra Engelmann, July 25, 1988.

father:
Dietrich Giffhorn

mother:
Margret (Lohmann) Giffhorn

spouse:
Petra Engelmann