Jörg Scheller

Jörg Scheller

Jörg Scheller, born in Stuttgart, is Professor of Art History at the Zurich University of the Arts and Visiting Professor at the Poznan University of the Arts. Currently he is heading the research project »Contemporary Art, Peacebuilding, and Popular Culture in Eastern Europe«, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation. He regularly contributes to media such as as the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, DIE ZEIT, Psychologie Heute. Besides, he runs a heavy metal delivery service with the metal duo Malmzeit and is a certified fitness trainer. His most recent publications include »Identity in the Twilight. Perspectives for an Open Society«, published by Claudius Verlag in 2021, and the book »(Un)Check Your Privilege. How the Debate about Privilege Prevents Justice«, published by S. Hirzel Verlag in 2022.