Dipl.-Ing. Oliver Elser
Deutsches Architekturmuseum (DAM)
Oliver Elser serves as curator at the Deutsche Architekturmuseum (DAM) in Frankfurt/Main. In 2016 he curated “Making Heimat“, the German Pavilion at the Architecture Biennale Venice. In his role at the DAM he has curated exhibits on the topics of Brutalism, Postmodernity, 20th Century Architecture Models, and about Simon Ungers. 2012/13 Mr. Elser served as Substitute Professor for Scenographics at the Fachhochschule Mainz. As free-lance curator, in team with Michael Rieper, he designed the exhibit “Housing Models: Experimentation and Everyday Life“ (Wien, Sofia and Belgrad). Since 1999, together with the artist Oliver Croy, he has been working on the project „Sondermodelle“ (“special editions”), which was most recently presented at the “Palazzo Enciclopedico“ within the Art Biennale Venice 2013.