Institut für Kunstgeschichte




Boris Čučković Berger is University Professor (W2) for art history and digital image cultures at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) in Munich since 15 August 2021. Before joining the LMU, he was Associate Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Art at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London, as well as a Visiting Lecturer at the Aesthetics, Criticism and Theory programme of Jnanapravaha Mumbai (JPM). He works on critical studies of art and technology, with a research focus on digital forms of production in historical perspectives such as the 2008 financial crisis or the emerging socio-technical conditions of platform economies.

  • 2009: Bachelor in Art History and Information Science (double major), University of Zagreb
  • 2009: “Franjo Marković” Award, Council of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • 2010: Rector’s Award, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • 2011: Master in Art History: Modern and Contemporary (distinction), supervised by Eric C. H. de Bruyn, Leiden University
  • 2012-2014: VU Fellowship Programme Award, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
  • 2014: Research Master in Visual Arts, Media and Architecture (distinction), supervised by Sven Lütticken, VU University Amsterdam
  • 2014-2017: CHASE Arts and Humanities Research Council funding Award in the UK
  • 2015-2017: Teaching Assistant, The Courtauld Institute of Art
  • 2017-2021: Associate Lecturer, The Courtauld Institute of Art
  • 2019: PhD in Art History (no corrections), supervised by Julian Stallabrass and Josephine Berry, The Courtauld institute of Art, London
  • 2021: Visiting Lecturer, Aesthetics, Criticism and Theory (ACT), Jnanapravaha Mumbai
  • 2021: University Professor (W2), Institut für Kunstgeschichte, LMU München