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Conservation and Restoration

Combining academic knowledge and technical skill to preserve our cultural heritage
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23 October 2019
A new, European Union funded PhD position at the Unoversity of Amsterdam is now open for applications. The focus of this research will not so much be the conservation of daguerreotypes, but rather developing and ...
14 October 2019
Sofie Dubbeldam has won the Rijksmuseum-Migelien Gerritzen thesis award 2019 for her Master's thesis on the painting Dogs in a Landscape by Adriaen Cornelisz Beeldemaker. The Rijksmuseum has been handing out this ...
14 October 2019
Sofie Dubbeldam heeft de Rijksmuseum-Migelien Gerritzen scriptieprijs 2019 gewonnen voor haar masterscriptie over het schilderij Honden in Landschap van Adriaen Cornelisz Beeldemaker. Het Rijksmuseum reikt de prijs ...


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
9 Dec 2019 13:00 - 18:00
On Monday December 9, NICAS will organise the annual Project Day, to inform you about the NICAS research projects. This year we will present updates on the various partner projects: an update on the running or ...
19 Dec 2019 17:00 - 19:00
In this colloquium there will be four workshops led by masters of arts and crafts connected to the Scriptorium Collective: a calligrapher, a letter carver in stone, an illuminator and a book restoration expert. These ...
29 Jun - 10 Jul 2020
With support from the Getty Foundation as part of its Conserving Canvas initiative, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is pleased to announce the Dutch Method Unfolded, a two-week masterclass to provide knowledge and ...