Claudia Lamas Cornejo

Claudia Lamas Cornejo
is a Public Relations Manager for Cultural & Science Communication

After graduating Claudia Lamas Cornejo worked as Gallery-Manager & PR-Manager at SAVVY Contemporary from 2010–2012.
She realized numerous national and international exhibitions, performances, talks and publications at this art space in Berlin-Neukölln and at its partner institutions around the world.

Since 2011 she is developing communication strategies for various cultural projects and is doing research on Public Relations and Audience Development, which are her main objects of investigation today. Therefore she has cooperated in different projects with institutions like Goethe Institut, Kulturprojekte Berlin, Berlinische Galerie, Tensta Konsthal Sweden, Institute für Auslandsbeziehung (ifa), Kunstraum Kreuzberg /Bethanien, 7. Berlin Biennale and Schering Stiftung.

In the field of curating Claudia Lamas Cornejo realized the exhibition on environmental issues, »PACKET–SOUP« in May 2012. The art project »PACKET–SOUP« was caused by the question of what can be said from the art world to the overflowing garbage problems and confronted visitors with their daily consumption of plastic in a playful, ironic and sensual way.

Since December 2012 Claudia Lamas Cornejo is head of communications at the new established Excellence Cluster Image Knowledge Gestaltung at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. In this position she is responsible for Public Relations and Fundraising, aiming to communicate scientific research and solutions on today´s and tomorrow´s challenges and questions.

Claudia Lamas Cornejo holds a Bachelor degree in Romanic Philology and Intercultural Communications of the universities of Bayreuth and Athens as well as a Master degree in Arts and Media Administration from Freie Universität Berlin. She also graduated with a diploma as Public Relations Manager at the German Press Academy Berlin. (Deutsche Presse Akademie Berlin)


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