Maike Bruhns, Dr., studied German language and literature studies and history of arts from 1960-1964 and wrote her dissertation on Anita Rée. She curated various exhibitions, e.g. Kunst in der Krise, Hamburg 2001 (7 presentations in Germany), Nachtmahre und Ruinenengel. Hamburger Kunst 1920 bis 1949. Her focus of research: e.g. art during the Third Reich and art after 1945.