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EMA Project - Erich Mendelsohn Archive
The EMA - Erich Mendelsohn Archive – is a jointly compiled inventory of the estate of the architect Erich Mendelsohn located in the Berlin Kunstbibliothek (Art Library) and the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles. It was set up with generous funding from the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-Foundation and is supported by Ms Dariah Joseph, granddaughter of the architect.
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
The Getty Research Institute
Getty Research Institute
1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-Stiftung
Online edition of correspondence between Erich and Luise Mendelsohn
Project management and concept
Andreas Bienert (Staatliche Museen zu Berlin) jointly with
Wim de Wit (formerly of The Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles)
Editorial; texts and commentaries
Prof. Dr. Regina Stephan (University of Applied Sciences Mainz)
Andreas Bienert (Staatliche Museen zu Berlin)
Elke Blauert (Architecture Collection, Kunstbibliothek – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin)
Transcription of letters
Ralf Gnosa (letters from Luise Mendelsohn)
Dr. Horst Nieder (letters from Erich Mendelsohn)
Cataloguing / metadata / index of names / scanning
Anna Russ (Berlin Art Link) with assistance from
Jana Kofahl (Kunstbibliothek- SMB)
Joseph Shubitowski (The Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles)
Data conversion / Kalliope database – Estates and Autographs catalogue
http://kalliope.staatsbibliothek-berlin.de Karsten Rauch
Gerd Müller (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz)
Anna Russ (Berlin Art Link)
Lektorat der Jahrestexte und Biographien
Dr. Sandra Wagner-Conzelmann, Aachen
Technical consultation - Refine!Editor
Gregor Middell and Christian Thomas contributed to the creation of the virtual Erich Mendelsohn Archive (EMA) based on their involvement in the digitisation of the "Franz Brümmer Estate", a similarly-conceived project likewise realised with the help of Refine!Editor, http://bruemmer.staatsbibliothek-berlin.de
Website / online edition - graphics, programming, hosting
3pc GmbH Neue Kommunikation
Jens Gerth (Project Management)
Johann Neubert (Layout)
Stephan Betke (Coding Refine!Editor/ Frontend/ Databasemanagement)
We are grateful to Michael Scholz for his initial thoughts regarding an online edition of the correspondence and for his collaboration on the project
Legal notices / liability / disclaimer
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Letters from Erich Mendelsohn:
© Kunstbibliothek SMB (unless otherwise stated)
Letters from Luise Mendelsohns:
© The Getty Research Institute GRI (unless otherwise stated)
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