Short CV/Education and training

    Studied art history, archaeology and history at Marburg University, LMU Munich, Germany, and the Sorbonne, Paris, France

  • 1984
    Magister Artium degree (MA) from LMU Munich

  • 1988
    PhD from LMU Munich

  • 1988 – 1996
    Lecturer in the Art History Department, University of Freiburg, Germany

  • 1994
    Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification)

  • 1994 – 1995
    Visiting professorships at the Universities of Bonn, Germany, and Vienna, Austria

  • Since 1996
    Professor of art history at Marburg University

Selected publications

  • Krause, K.: Hans Holbein der Ältere, Berlin/Munich 2002.

  • Krause, K.: Wie beschreibt man Architektur? Das Fräulein von Scudéry spaziert durch Versailles, Freiburg 2002.

  • Krause, K., Niehr, K., Hanebutt-Benz, E.-M.: Bilderlust und Lesefrüchte. Das illustrierte Kunstbuch von 1750 bis 1920, Leipzig 2005.

  • Krause, K. (ed.): Spätgotik und Renaissance. Kunst in Deutschland Vol. 4, Munich 2007.

  • Krause, K.: Richelieu au Palais-Cardinal. In: Boyer, J.-C., Gady, B., Gaehtgens, B. (eds.): Richelieu, Patron des arts, Paris 2009. pp. 273-292.

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Corresponding member of the Göttingen Academy of Sciences and Humanities, since 2010

  • Member of the selections committee, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, since 2010

  • Member of the scientific advisory board, German Forum for Art History Paris (DGIA), since 2008

  • Member of the university council, University of Siegen, Germany, 2007 – 2009

  • Member of the senate of the German Research Foundation (DFG), 2006 – 2009

  • Advisory board for historical human geography in Hesse, Germany, since 2005

  • Spokesperson of the DFG review board for aesthetics and art history, 2004 – 2006

  • Referee for art history within the DFG (2000 – 2004, from 2003 chairperson of the expert committee)

  • Advisory board for city planning to the municipal authorities of Marburg, Germany, 1998 – 2009


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