Nausikaä El-Mecky

Nausikaä El-Mecky is a fellow of the interdisciplinary research group Bildakt und Verkörperung at the Humboldt University in Berlin and a lecturer at the Freie Universität in Berlin and Utrecht University in the Netherlands. She is the curator for the Marginalia Review of Books and an Arts PR consultant and projectmanager at Artpress in Berlin.

She received her PhD in History of Art from the University of Cambridge in 2013 for her thesis Dangerous Art: Towards a Theory of Organised Legal Attacks on European Art.


  • 2013–present
    Fellow, Humboldt University Berlin / Bildakt
  • 2013–present
    Projectmanagement and PR, Artpress
  • 2013–present
    Curator, The Marginalia Review of Books


  • 2013 
    PhD, University of Cambridge: History of Art