Martin Peschken studied History of Art and Literature in Berlin and Madrid. In 2005 he completed his doctoral studies in comparative literature at Freie Universität Berlin. He worked then as a curator of the gallery “Laden V-17” in Berlin. In 2005 he joined the project-team of International Building Exhibition “Stadtumbau 2010” in Saxony-Anhalt based at Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau, where he curated several exhibitions and urban projects. He currently works as Scientific Assistant at Technische Universität Braunschweig in the department of “History and Theory of Architecture and Urbanism”.