Julia Voss is professor of honor at the institute of philosophy and art studies at the Leuphana University in Lüneburg. In her art historical thesis she wrote about „Darwins Picture and Ideas on the Evolutionary Theory 1873-1874“. From 2007 until 2017 she was senior journalist of the art department of Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and , from 2014, vicarious Director of the feature pages. At the sunday edition of Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung her weekly art column „Ask Julia Voss“ appears. Currently she is working on the biography of the artist Hilma af Klint (1862-1944).