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Thomas W. Wolfgang Gaehtgens Edit Profile

educator , historian

Thomas W. Gaehtgens is a German art historian, is currently director of the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles, California.

Background

Gaehtgens, Thomas W. was born on June 24, 1940 in Leipzig, Germany.

Education

Doctor Phil., University Bonn., 1966. Habilitation, University Göttingen, 1973.

Career

Teacher University of Gottingen 1973, Professor, of Art History 1974-1979, Technische Hochschule, Aachen 1979, Freie University Berlin since 1979.

Membership

Member Comité International d'Histoire de l'Art, College Art Association, Verband Deutscher Kunsthistoriker, Société de l'Histoire de l'Art Français.

Connections

Married Barbara Feiler in 1969.

spouse:
Barbara Feiler