The project Exploring Visual Cultures is a joint transnational project run by universities and museums all over the world.

It is coordinated by a Steering Committee and by an Expert Panel.

 

Steering committee

The Steering Committee controls the organisation of EVC. It coordinates the different strands of the project and takes care of the financing.

The committee‘s members are:

  • Paul-Henri Souvenir Assako Assako, University of Yaoundé I. // Libre Académie des Beaux-Arts Douala, Cameroon
  • Patrique deGraft-Yankson, University of Education Winneba, Ghana
  • Esther Kibuka-Sebitosi, Institute for African Renaissance, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Ernst Wagner, Akademie der Bildenden Künste München, Department for Art Education, Germany

The members of the steering committee will next meet in Nuremberg in December 2020 to discuss the state of the project and to organize the further steps.

Expert Panel

The Expert Panel (EP) ensures the quality of processes and results by critically monitoring the project and providing scientific feedback on the contributions to the database (peer review). The panel consists of scholars in the field of art history, visual culture and cultural studies. Members of the EP are:

  • Ebenezer Acquah, University of Education Winneba, Ghana
  • Paul-Henri Souvenir Assako Assako, University of Yaoundé I. // Libre Académie des Beaux-Arts Douala, Cameroon
  • Osuanyi Essel, University of Education Winneba, Ghana
  • Mary Clare Akinyi Kidenda, Technical University Nairobi, Kenya
  • Bernadette Maria Romain Van Haute, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Bea Lundt, Europa-Universtity Flensburg, Germany / University of Education Winneba, Ghana
  • Kerstin Pinther, LMU München, Germany
  • Avi Sooful, University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • Ernst Wagner, Akademie der Bildenden Künste München, Germany

The members of the expert panel will next meet time in Nairobi in October 2020 to discuss the content of the project, to develop criteria for the reviewing process and to organize further steps.