Hans H. Hofstätter | i |
last name: Hofstätter
first name: Hans H.
birthday: November 17, 1928
birth-place: Basel (Switzerland)

An art historian who was one of the earliest to include in a book on art history a part on computer art. The book is “Malerei und Graphik der Gegenwart”, 1969.


1949 Studies art history, archaeology, and history of literature at Basel, Munich, Paris, and Freiburg.
1955 Ph.D. from University of Freiburg (Germany), Prof. Kurt Bauch as advisor.
1956-1961 Assistant to Prof. Friedrich Gerke at Kunsthistorisches Institut (Institute for Art History), University of Mainz (Germany).
1961-1972 Chief lector and corrector of the publisher of art books, Kunstverlag Holle in Baden-Baden. Visiting professor at various places in Germany and the US.
1973-1993 Chief editor of the journal »DAS MÜNSTER, Zeitschrift für christliche Kunst und Kunstwissenschaft« (journal for Christian art and art theory).
1974-1992 Director of museums of the city of Freiburg and of Augustiner-Museum.
1986 Honorary professor.
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