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Conservation and Restoration

Combining academic knowledge and technical skill to preserve our cultural heritage
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25 January 2019
Research into Vincent van Gogh’s famous 'Sunflowers', conducted at the Van Gogh Museum and headed by UvA professor in Conservation and Restoration Ella Hendriks, has produced a great deal of new information about the ...
22 January 2019
Assistant Professor Sanneke Stigter from the Conservation and Restoration department has been awarded an NWO grant from Creative Industries - KIEM programme for her research proposal ‘Interviews in Conservation ...
14 November 2018
Kirsten Derks, UvA alumna of the Master's programme Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage, has won this year's Rijksmuseum-Migelien Gerritzen Thesis Award for her Master’s thesis Blue cabbages and ...


Nine specialisations
The Master's in Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage comprises a track Technical Art History and nine specialisations in conservation: Book and Paper, Contemporary Art, Glass and Ceramics, Historic Interiors, Metal, Paintings, Photography, Textiles and Wood and Furniture.


Upcoming events Events archive
25 Apr 2019 12:00 - 13:00
The next edition of the NICAS Colloquium takes place on Thursday, 25 April 2019, from 12:00 to 13:00 in Conference Room B of the Atelier Building (Hobbemastraat 22, Amsterdam).
20 May 2019 13:00 - 18:00
This year, the NICAS Match Day 2019 will take place on Monday 20 May in the afternoon. On this day, we encourage cultural heritage professionals to pose questions to the audience through a short pitch, in order to ...
28 May 2019 12:30 - 18:00
Don Johnson is coming to Amsterdam on the 28th of May 2019, offering a workshop for the field on automatic thread count.