Dr. Rebekka Ladewig is a cultural studies scholar and art historian. After obtaining her PhD with a study on the epistemology of orientation and the experimental history of vertigo at Humboldt-Universität, Berlin in 2012, she joined the Cluster of Excellence Image Knowledge Gestaltung. An Interdsciplinary Laboratory as a post-doctoral researcher. Since 2014 she has worked at the Media Faculty of the Bauhaus-University, Weimar, where she has been filling in the professorship for the history and theory of cultural techniques since 2018. Her fields of research comprise theories of tacit knowledge, the cultural history of space flight, the experimental history of vertigo, transformations and migrations of Gestalt psychology, and theories of milieu.