Moritz Neumüller, Ph.D. (b. Linz, Austria, 1972) has worked in research and management positions for international institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art in New York, La Fábrica in Madrid and PhotoIreland, in Dublin. He currently directs the Photography Department of IED Madrid and is chief curator of the Photobookweek Aarhus, Denmark. Recent curatorial projects include the exhibition Photobook Phenomenon at CCCB Barcelona and The Routledge Companion to Photography and Visual Culture, published by Taylor & Francis in 2018.
In 2009, he founded ArteConTacto, with the mission to make museums open to all audiences. In 2016, ArteConTacto was invited to join the EU-project ARCHES, in collaboration with institutions such as the KHM Vienna, the V&A London and the Thyssen Museum in Madrid. Neumüller is also the Communication Manager of this project, which runs until 2019.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Selected Bibliography of the last 5 years

On Migration, Festival Catalogue PhotoIreland, Dublin 2012
Reichinger, A., Neumüller, M., Rist, F., Maierhofer, S., and Purgathofer, W. (2012). ‘Computer-Aided Design of Tactile Models. Taxonomy and Case Studies’, in: Computers Helping People with Special Needs, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 7383, p. 497-504
Private Faces Public, Exhibition Catalogue, PHotoEspaña, Madrid 2013
Migration kuratieren, in: Burcu Dogramaci (Ed.) Migration und künstlerische Produktion, 2013, 219-228
From Stereoscopy to Tactile Photography (with A. Reichinger), in: PhotoResearcher 19, April 2013, 59-63
3D Printing in Museums, in: MuseumNext Conference Proceedings, Amsterdam, May 2013
Unmanned Photography, in: European Photography Magazine, June 2013
Conversation with Lukas Wassmann, in: FOAM Magazine, September 2014
Kathy Granan’s The ninety and the nine, in: The Photobook Review, Oct 2014
Moritz Neumüller (ed.), Photobook Phenomenon, Barcelona, 2017
Moritz Neumüller (ed.), The Routledge Guide to Photography and Visual Culture, Taylor & Francis, 2018


Personal Interests
Filmography includes
The Other Side of the Soul (Cuba/Austria, 2002), a 20 min. film, shown at the International Black Film Festival in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Vienna and Ljubljana, and deutsch sein kunstsprach (Austria, 2005), a 52 min. documentary film on the (un )translatability of Ernst Jandl's poetry, for the Austrian Broadcasting Company and selected for the Rose d’Or Festival (Lucerne) in 2006.
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