Katharina Wendler is a curator, writer and exhibition maker, based in Berlin.


Founder of in conversation with, an exhibition series based on dialogue.







Bauhaus-Universität Weimar – artistic associate, faculty of art & design



Studio Karin Sander, Berlin – head of studio & exhibitions

Safn Berlin – director

Daniel Marzona Galerie – associate director

Konrad Fischer Galerie, Berlin – gallery assistant


assistantships / internships:

i8 Gallery, Reykjavik

Guillaume Bruère, artist, Berlin

Konrad Fischer Galerie, Berlin

Galerie upstairs berlin (now: Bastian), Berlin

University of South Florida – Contemporary Arts Museum, Tampa, FL

Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg





Master of Arts, Art History, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Bachelor of Arts, Cultural Sciences, Sociology, Art Management and Psychology, Leuphana Universität Lüneburg

additional studies at Freie Universität Berlin (Art History) and the University of Iceland, Reykjavik (Art History)





Myndlistasjóður – Icelandic Visual Arts Fund, Reykjavik, 2018

Fine Arts Research Grant, Senate Chancellery for Cultural Affairs, Berlin, 2016

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), scholarship, Iceland, 2013