Me

about ME

born in Germany, working in LINZ/Austria, living in Cologne/Germany

re-thinking creativity worldwide

former high school teacher for art and social sciences in Germany

professor/chair in Art Ed since 2015 at the University of Art and Design Linz

teaching with passion educating for life

still learning.

award winning teacher

like German Youth Photography, Kinder zum Olymp!, Goethe Institut Rome/Italy, ...

member of

the Senate of the University of Art and Design Linz

the Employee Committee of the University of Art and Design Linz

chairperson of the Committee of the Curriculum of the University of Art and Design Linz

BDK (Germany), DGPh (Germany), DGfE (Germany), DHV (Germany), InSEA (international), w/k (Germany), and the NAEA (USA)

talk to me in

German, English, Spanish, Italian, French, Japanese/日本語, just a bit of Portuguese & Greek/Ἑλληνικά  🙂

anna-maria.loffredo@ufg.at

2018

editor of "Causa didactica. Professionalism in Art/Education as an issue"

editor of "narrations in art education. reflections on the presence and the past of art class as a graphic novel" (Next Comic Festival Linz)

2017

NAEA Member Exhibition: juried artwork "Büdsche" with Damian Zimmermann at NAEA Studio & Gallery Alexandria/VA, USA

erasmus mobility: University of the Arts London/Great Britain

editor of "university/art in transit"

2016

erasmus mobility: University of Lapland - Lapin Yliopisto/Finland

editor of "art education and inclusive education"

2013 - 2015 delegated lecturer at the University of Siegen (Germany), Department Education

2014

DAAD post-doc scholar at SUNY Buffalo State College, Department Art Education and German School Washington D.C. (USA)

trainee Goethe Institut Los Angeles (USA)

2013

doctoral thesis about "art education and the public" at the Goethe-University of Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Georg Peez

scholarship by the Wilhelm Hahn and Erben-Foundation

2012 - 2007 high school teacher (IB level) for art (like studio arts, photography, multimedia, ceramics) and social sciences

lecturer at the University of Cologne, University of Essen-Duisburg, University of Paderborn (Germany)