Roberto Ohrt received his doctorate from the University of Hamburg and has published on the history of modern art, on the Situationist International and artists such as Martin Kippenberger and Raymond Pettibon. He was a guest lecturer in Munich, Frankfurt am Main and Kassel. Ohrt has curated exhibitions for, among others, the Centre Georges Pompidou, Golden Pudel Club and ZKM Karlsruhe, where he carried out the exhibition Aby Warburg – Mnemosyne Bilderatlas with Axel Heil in 2016. He was a co-founder of the Akademie Isotrop and the 8. Salon.
As of September 2020