Mnemosyne: Meanderings Through Aby Warburg’s Atlas was created with generous grants from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences. In 2024, the website was refreshed and updated to current standards for web design and accessibility.

2012-13 Project team


  • Christopher Johnson, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University
  • Claudia Wedepohl, Archivist, Warburg Institute
  • Peter Hohendahl, Jacob Gould Schurman Professor Emeritus of German Studies and Comparative Literature, Cornell University
  • Peter Potter, Editor in Chief, Cornell University Press
  • Kizer Walker, Director for Collection Development, German Studies Selector, Cornell University

Web design and development

  • Manolo Bevia, Lead Designer
  • Jenn Colt, Designer
  • James Reidy, Programmer
  • Melissa Wallace, Designer

Metadata creation and design

  • Christopher Johnson
  • Jason Kovari
  • Ari Solomon Linden
  • Andrea Heilig


  • Warburg Institute

Project Management

  • Danielle Mericle

2024 Redesign

  • Jim Reidy, web programming
  • Kizer S. Walker, content curation
  • Melissa Wallace, web design and development