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Honorary members

The University of the Arts has bestowed the title of Honorary Professor on a range of internationally distinguished musicians, artists, designers and academics. Our Honorary Professors enrich the expertise of our teaching body, extend the reach of our networks, and enhance the University's international profile.

Our Honorary Professors

  • Wolfgang Baumgratz
  • Tillmann Benfer
  • Klaus Bernbacher
  • Dr. Klaus Berthold
  • Heinrich Buhlmann
  • Dr. Günther Busch
  • Luigi Colani
  • Dr. Christoph Grunenberg
  • Dr. Wulf Herzogenrath
  • Viola de Hoog
  • Prof. Dr. Gisela Jaacks
  • Margrit Kern
  • Hidenori Komatsu
  • Jürgen Kindervater
  • Eberhard Kulenkampff
  • Zanele Muholi
  • Hans Otte
  • Prof. Peter Rea †
  • Peter Schneider
  • Michael Schirner
  • Prof. Erik Spiekermann
  • Christian Tetzlaff

Our Honorary Senators

  • Heinz Arnold Bockmeyer †
  • Carsten Seidemann
  • James Last †
  • Prof. Dr. Klaus Hübotter