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Oliver Vogels M.A.

Oliver Vogels M.A.

Office:Bernhard-Feilchenfeld-Str. 11, 6. Floor, Room 6.3

Phone: +49(0)221 470-2668

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Forschungsschwerpunkte | Research Interests

Curriculum Vitae

Stipendien und Preise | Scholarships and Awards

Auslandserfahrung | Work Experience Abroad

Mitgliedschaften | Professional Memberships

Projekte | Projects

Publikationen | Publications

Forschungsschwerpunkte / Research Interests

Prehistoric Music Cultures

Media Theorie in Musicology and Archaeology

Hunter-Gatherer Demography and Sociology

Hunter-Gatherer Subsistence strategies

GIS (Geographic Information Systems) based Landscape Archaeology

Curriculum Vitae
Education:

Since 2013

Ph.D. student at the Institute of Prehistoric Archaeology, University of Cologne.

2010 – 2013

Ph.D. student at the Institute of Musicology, University of Cologne.

2010

M.A. in Ethnomusicology, African Studies and Prehistoric Archaeology, University of Cologne.
M.A. thesis: Musikethnologische Untersuchungen urgeschichtlicher Musikbogenspieler-Darstellungen in der Felskunst am Brandberg/Daureb (Namibia) - Ein Beitrag zur südwestafrikanischen Musikgeschichtsschreibung [Supervisors: Lars-Christian Koch; Prof. Dr. Jürgen Richter; Dr. Tilman Lenssen-Erz].

2002 – 2010

Studies in Musicology, African Studies and Prehistoric Archaeology, University of Cologne.

Professional Experience:

Since 2010

Scientific research assistant at CRC 806 "Our Way to Europe", Projekt Z1.

2009 – 2010

Student research assistant at CRC 806 "Our Way to Europe", Projekt Z1.

2009

Student research assistent with Dr. H.C. Strien (principal investigator Prof. A. Zimmermann), for digitisation and processing of published linear pottery ornament styles from Rhineland (Germany) for an online database.

2008

Student research assistant at REITIA research unit, Insitute of Prehistoric Archaeology, University of Cologne.

2006 – 2007

Student research assistant within the CRC 389 "Arid Climate Adaptation and Cultural Innovation in Africa" (ACACIA), Project A6, Institute for Prehistoric Archaeology, Africa Research Unit, University of Cologne.

Stipendien und Preise | Scholarships and Awards

2007

Awardee of the essay competition "Media: Material Conditions and Cultural Practice", University of Cologne (remuneration 3000,- €) . Essay: „Musikbogenspieler-Darstellungen in der Felskunst am Brandberg/Daureb – Über schriftlose Medien einer prähistorsichen Kultur in Namibia“.

Auslandserfahrung | Work Experience Abroad

2015 / 09 – 10

Achaeological fieldwork, Albania. CRC 806 ("Our Way to Europe"), Project B1 The „Eastern Trajectory“: Last Glacial Palaeogeography and Archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean and of the Balkan Peninsula
(Poster)

2014 / 09

Achaeological fieldwork, Albania. CRC 806 ("Our Way to Europe"), Project B1 The „Eastern Trajectory“: Last Glacial Palaeogeography and Archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean and of the Balkan Peninsula
(Poster)

2012 / 07

Achaeological fieldwork in Albania. CRC 806 ("Our Way to Europe"), Project B1 The „Eastern Trajectory“: Last Glacial Palaeogeography and Archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean and of the Balkan Peninsula
(Poster)

2010 / 03 – 05

Achaeological fieldwork and rock art documentation in Egypt (Gilf Kebir). Project Wadi Sura".

2007 / 03 – 05

Achaeological fieldwork in Egypt (Western Desert). Project Chufu 01/01. Principal investigators: Dr. R. Kuper/Prof. Dr. H. Parzinger.

2006 / 09 – 12

Achaeological fieldwork in Egypt (Western Desert). Project Chufu 01/01. Principal investigators: Dr. R. Kuper/Prof. Dr. H. Parzinger.

Mitgliedschaften | Professional Memberships

International Study Group on Musicarchaeology

Heinrich Barth Institut e.V.

Prähistorische Gesellschaft Köln e.V.

Projekte | Projects

Laufende Projekte / Current Projects

Since 2013

PhD project: Rock Art and Landscape: GIS based analyses of prehistoric rock art sites in the Daureb (Brandberg) massif (Namibia). Download

Since 2012

CRC 806 “Our way to Europe”, Project B1 The „Eastern Trajectory“: Last Glacial Palaeogeography and Archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean and of the Balkan Peninsula



Abgeschlossene Projekte / Former Projects

2009

M.A. Project: Musikethnologische Untersuchungen urgeschichtlicher Musikbogenspieler-Darstellungen in der Felskunst am Brandberg/Daureb (Namibia) - Ein Beitrag zur südwestafrikanischen Musikgeschichtsschreibung [Supervisors: Lars-Christian Koch; Prof. Dr. Jürgen Richter; Dr. Tilman Lenssen-Erz].

Publikationen | Publications

Beiträge | Contributions

Hauck, Th., Rethemeyer, J., Rentzel, P., Schulte, P., Heinze, St., Ringer, A., Richter, J. Chu, W., Lehmkuhl, F. and Vogels, O. 2016
Neanderthals or Early Modern Humans? A revised 14C chronology and geoarchaeological study of the Szeletian sequence in Szeleta Cave (Kom. Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén) in Hungary. Archäologisches Korrespondenzblatt 46, 2016, 271–290. Download PDF

Vogels, O. and Lenssen-Erz T. 2016
Musical bows in southern Arican rock art: music-archaeological and ethnohistorical observations. In: Gutierrez, M., Honoré, E. (eds.) L'art rupestre d'Afrique: Actes du congrès – Paris le 15-16-17 janvier 2014. Centre Panthéon & musée du quai Branly; Nanterre: 217–231.

Hauck, Th., Ruka, R., Gjipali, I., Richter, J. and Vogels, O. 2015
Recent discoveries of Aurignacian and Epigravettian sites in Albania. Journal of Field Archaeology 41(2): 148–161. DOI:10.1080/00934690.2016.1156463

Vogels, O. 2015
Musikbogenspieler in der prähistorischen Felskunst am Daureb/Brandberg in Namibia. Die Tonkunst 4/2015, 2015, 425–429.

Richter, J., Gjipali, I., Hauck, T., Ruka, R., Vogels, O. and Metalla, A. 2014
The Early Prehistory of Albania: First results of the ”German-Albanian Palaeolithic“ (GAP) programme. In: Përzhita, L., Gjipali, I., Hoxha, G. and Muka, B. (eds.) Proceedings of the International Congress of Albanian Archaeological Studies. Tiranë 2014, 65–82. Download

Alvermann, J. and Vogels, O. 2012
Das Römisch-Germanische Museum. Eine Grande Dame in neuem Glanz. Null22eins Kölner Kulturen Magazin 3, Frühling 2012, 40–42

Vogels, O. 2012
Rock Art as Musical Artefact: Prehistoric Representations of Musical Bows in Southern Africa. In: Ricardo Eichmann, Fang Jianjun and Lars-Christian Koch (eds.) Studien zur Musikarchäologie VIII. Rahden/Westf. 2012, 177–194. Download

Vogels, O. (accepted)
Musikbogenspieler-Darstellungen in der Felskunst am Brandberg/Daureb – Über schriftlose Medien einer prähistorsichen Kultur in Namibia. In: Media: Material Conditions and Cultural Practice. Exzellenzcluster-Initiative der Universität zu Köln (accepted)

Vogels, O. 2009
Musikethnologische Untersuchungen urgeschichtlicher Musikbogenspieler-Darstellungen in der Felskunst am Brandberg/Daureb (Namibia) – Ein Beitrag zur südwestafrikansichen Musikgeschichtsschreibung. Unpubl. Magisterarbeit, Universität zu Köln 2009.

 

Tagungsbeiträge | Conference Papers

Vogels, O. 2013
Fun or Function? Diversity of rock art sites at the Brandberg/Daureb in Namibia (Southwest Africa). Paper presented at the 55. Annual Conference of the Hugo Obermaier Society, Vienna, Austria, 04/2013.

Vogels, O. 2011
Rock Art as Media: Constituting Cultural Semantics in Non-Literate, Prehistoric Cultures. Paper presented at the International Conference Origins of Pictures - Anthropological Discourses in Image Science, Chemnitz, Germany, 04/2011.

Vogels, O. 2010
Rock Art as Musical Artefact: Prehistoric Representations of Musical Bows in Southern Africa. Paper presented at the 7th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology in Tianjin, China, 09/2010.
Travel expenses funded by FAZIT-Stiftung

 

Öffentliche Vorträge | Public presentations

Vogels, O. 2010
Aktuelle Forschungen (Frühjahr 2010) im Wadi Sura ("Cave of Beasts") und die Erkundung des Umfelds im Gilf Kebir, Ägypten. Paper presented at the Sahara Club Foundation Spring Meeting. Westhoven, Germany, 06/2010.

 

Redaktion und Layout | Editorial Work

Vogelsang, R. and Eichhorn, B. 2011
Under the Mopane Tree – Holocene Settlement in Northern Namibia. Africa Praehistorica 24, Köln 2011.

Meffert, J. 2009
Die paläovenetische Votivkeramik aus dem Reitia-Heiligtum von Este (Ausgrabungen 1880-1916 und 1987-1991). Santuario di Reitia a Este 4. Mainz 2009.