Coordinating Research Assistant
Helene Bongers is Coordinating Research Assistant at the research unit Transregional Art Histories (Hannah Baader) of the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, and at the Research and Fellowship program Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices (Forum Transregionale Studien, Berlin). Currently she writes her master thesis on visual narrative strategies in superhero comics at the Institute for Art History of Freie University Berlin. She finished her BA in Art History, Literary Studies and English Philology in Berlin and Paris with a thesis on academic and modern French history painting (2009–2014). Meanwhile she worked as a student assistant at Art Histories (2015–2017) and at FU Berlin (2012–2014). She completed an internship at the Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte in Paris (2014) and organized among others the round table series “Studium und dann? KunsthistorikerInnen über ihre Berufsfelder” at FU Berlin (2014–2016).