Tino Mager

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Assistant Professor History and Theory of Architecture and Urbanism

University of Groningen, Faculty of Arts, Chair History of Architecture and Urbanism

Tino Mager is Assistant Professor of the History and Theory of Architecture and Urbanism at the University of Groningen. He studied media technology in Leipzig and art history and communication science in Berlin, Barcelona and Tokyo. After research stays in Japan and at the University of California, Los Angeles, he was a lecturer at TU Berlin and the ITU Istanbul, scientific assistant at the Chair of History and Theory of Architecture at TU Dortmund, fellow of the Leibniz Association and the University of Queensland, and postdoc at the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment at TU Delft. Tino has published extensively on cultural heritage, is a member of the board of ICOMOS Germany and Secretary General of the ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on Water and Heritage.

Last publications
Tino Mager (ed.): Water Heritage – Global Perspectives for Sustainable Development. Taichung: BOCH, 2020.

"Minor politics, major consequences – Epistemological challenges of metadata and the contribution of image recognition“ (with Beate Löffler). In: Digital Culture & Society, Vol 7, Issue 2, 2021.

“Water history in the time of COVID-19: cancelled conversations” (with Seohyun Park, Scot McFarlane et al.). In: Water History, Vol 13, Issue 1, 2021.

“Digital Excavation of Mediatized Urban Heritage: Automated Recognition of Buildings in Image Sources” (with Carola Hein). In: Urban Planning, Vol 5, Issue 3, 2020.




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