- Pauline Bachmann is currently a research fellow of the DFG-funded Research Group »Transcultural Negotiations in the Ambits of Art« at Freie Universität Berlin. Since 2015 she has also been a doctoral candidate at the University of Zurich. Her ongoing project focuses on Brazilian Neoconcretism (1950s and 1960s) and its reception in Europe and the USA from a transcultural perspective. In 2010 she received her Master’s degree in Latin American Studies, Art History and History at Freie Universität Berlin. Her thesis focused on representations of the Caribbean. Pauline also studied in Costa Rica (UNA) and Mexico (COLMEX). Her research is rooted in both art history and literature and focuses on the region of Latin America. She is especially interested in approaches that deal with transculturality, postcolonial and cultural studies.