Martin Zierold

Dr Martin Zierold is the Director of the Institute for Arts and Media Management at Hamburg’s University of Theatre and Music. His areas of focus are strategy and organisational development of arts organisations in times of uncertainty and transformation. He also works freelance as a coach, trainer and consultant.

With a background in social sciences and a PhD on memory culture and digital media (2006), he has worked in various academic positions and arts management prior to taking on the chair in Hamburg. An overview of publications and further activities can be found online at  

At NEMO’s European Museum Conference 2022, Martin Zierold will join the session "Inside the museum of the future" on Monday 10 October