Advisory Committee


The Advisory Committee consists of leading figures active in the various fields of art and culture. The committee is appointed by the Supervisory Board. The Committee is to advise and assist the Supervisory and Executive Boards. It conferes to the main focuses of the Foundation's activities and makes pertinent recommendations.

Olaf Zimmermann

Managing Director of the German Cultural Council, Chairman of the Advisory Committee

Vita of Olaf Zimmermann

Prof. Markus Hilgert

Secretary General of the Cultural Foundation of German States

Hasko Weber

Vice President of the German Theatre and Orchestra Association

Prof. Dr. Wiebke Ahrndt

President of the German Museum Association

Prof. Martin Maria Krüger

President of the German Music Council

Prof. Dr. Carola Lentz

President of the Goethe-Institut

Rodger Masou

Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft im BDI e.V.

Christoph Schmitz

Head of the Department of Media and Culture of the ver.di labour union