Wolf Tegethoff (1953) is a German art historian, expert in Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and, at present, along with Ulrich Pfisterer, director of the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte in Munich. Tegethoff studied history of art, urban design, economic history and social history at the University of Bonn and at the University of Columbia, New York. He completed his Ph.D. about Ludwig Mies van der Rohe in 1981. He was assistant professor at the Kunsthistorisches Institute of the University of Kiel and since 1991 he is director of Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte in Munich. He has been visiting professor at the universities of Bonn, Haifa and Venice. In 2000 he was appointed professor of art history at Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich.