PROF. TULGA BEYERLE
Prof. Tulga Beyerle
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg
Tulga Beyerle was born in Vienna in 1964. After completing her apprenticeship as a carpenter, she studied Industrial Design at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. She then taught design history there (1994-2000). In 2006, she founded Vienna Design Week with Lilli Hollein and Thomas Geisler and was co-director until 2013. From 2001 to 2013, she also worked as a freelance design curator for exhibition projects throughout Europe. From 2014 to 2018, Beyerle was Director of the Kunstgewerbemuseum Dresden, Schloss Pillnitz, and at the same time a member of the GF of the The Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden (Dresden State Art Collections), one of Germany's leading museum associations. Since 12/2018, she has been Director of the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg.