is a scholar of media culture and visual studies with a strong interest in environmental humanities. She is Professor of Knowledge Cultures and Media Environments at the University of Potsdam, Institute for Art and Media. Her research focuses on technical and scientific images, with a strong emphasis on questions of media aesthetics and archaeology, techné, ecology, maps, diagrams and textiles from the 17th century to the present. A major focus of her research is the visual communication of climate since 1800 and a genealogy of the visualisation of climate change between science, aesthetics and politics. Her monographs on the subject were published in 2018, entitled Klimabilder. Eine Genealogie der Bildpolitiken von Klima und Klimawandel and in 2023: Der Anfang einer neuen Welt. Wie wir uns vom Klimawandel erzählen, ohne zu verstummen (Berlin).