With degrees in Kommunikationsdesign from FH in Wuerzburg and in philosophy and history from FU in Berlin, he worked for 12 years as a museographer in Germany, publishing articles and monographs on Leonardo da Vinci and Raffaello Sanzio.
He taught museography at the architecture school at the Università di Parma for 8 years.
He joined Goppion in 1998 to work in Business Development for the German-language market as well as for the United Kingdom, Scandinavia, Holland, Luxemburg and Belgium. He also manages relationships with large architecture firms.
He has managed installations at the British Museum and the V&A in London, the Louvre in Paris, the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, the Pinakothek der Moderne in Munich, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, the Newseum in Washington, the MFA in Boston and the Smithsonian in New York.
Hohenstattt is an ICOM member.