Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Ludwig TAVERNIER is an art historian, study tour guide, author and editor. He is an expert in art history and its communications, which explains the company name arthistcom.
After University teaching and research in Munich (DE), Rome (IT), Leipzig (DE), Santa Barbara (US), Graz (AT) and Salzburg (AT), he was appointed to the University of Koblenz-Landau (DE), where he was head of the Institute for Art History at the Koblenz Campus until his retirement in 2021. He is an elected member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts in Salzburg (AT) and a visiting professor at the University of Alba Iulia (RO). As an author and editor he has published books and numerous articles. The focus of his work is the communication of results from basic research in art history and cultural studies into school practice, adult education and tourism. This is how arthistcom Kulturmanagement came into being, where he provides EU-standard certified study tour guiding and product development consulting for travel companies.
Research stays and study trips have taken him throughout Europe, to Central Asia and the Near East, to North Africa, North America, Mexico and Cuba.