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Results: 1 - 20 of 76
Results: 1 - 20 of 76
  • 11 Feb 2020
    Discover a new way of putting together your own presentations. Image: metabotnik.com/projects/599/Bidloo-093
    UvA's Heritage Collections within reach with the digital exhibition machine

    Until 15 March, you will find a very special touch screen in the entrance hall of the University Library at the Singel. This customised installation contains digital exhibitions of heritage collections put together ...

  • 4 Feb 2020
    Funded PhD position at AHM

    The Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM) invites applications for a PhD position at the Faculty of Humanities, tenable from 1 September 2020 (4 years, 1 FTE). The deadline for applications ...

  • 28 Jan 2020
    Six one-year positions available for Research Associates

    In the context of ‘An International Research Infrastructure for Heritage Science’, a multi-year program funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, six one-year positions are available for outstanding early career ...

  • 11 Dec 2019
    Rare paintings André Volten restored by UvA students

    Students specialising in Contemporary Art in the UvA Master's Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage are working on the conservation of paintings made by local Amsterdam sculptor André Volten (1925-2002), ...

  • 23 Oct 2019
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    PhD Position

    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 Oct 2019
    Sofie Dubbeldam wins Migelien Gerritzen Prijs
    Sofie Dubbeldam wins Rijksmuseum-Migelien Gerritzen thesis award 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 ...

  • 8 Oct 2019
    Future Talks 019
    Conservation reachers and alumni at Future Talks 019

    Researchers of the Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture and alumni of the Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage programme in the specialisation Contemporary Art are presenting their ...

  • 5 Sep 2019
    The Dutch Method
    Getty Foundation awards Dr. Emilie Froment grant in Conserving Canvas initiative

    The Department of Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage of the University of Amsterdam is pleased to announce that Dr. Emilie Froment has been awarded a grant by the Getty Foundation under its Conserving ...

  • 22 Aug 2019
    UvA Conservation and Restoration Alumni 2014©Arie de Wit
    Launch Alumni Network Conservation and Restoration

    On Tuesday, 3 September, the UvA's Alumni Network Conservation and Restoration will be launched. Both the board and the future plans for those who want to join the network and participate will be introduced.

  • 18 Jul 2019
    Celestial Globe before restoration
    UvA students restore 'total loss' globe from 1700

    Andra Danila and Santje Pander, two students from the UvA programme Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage, have restored a seventeenth-century globe that had been declared a 'total loss' by experts. A ...

  • 15 Jul 2019
    De  Nachtwacht, Rembrandt van Rijn
    Conservation and Restoration hands-on during Operation Night Watch

    The UvA programme Conservation and Restoration is prominently represented in Operation Night Watch, the largest research project ever for Rembrandt’s masterpiece. The project, which was kicked off this summer, is ...

  • 27 Jun 2019
    Axel Rüger, Director of the Van Gogh Museum, announces in the museum’s conservation studio together with restorers Ella Hendriks and René Boitelle that Sunflowers will no longer travel due to its fragile condition (photo: Van Gogh Museum)
    Publication launch 'Van Gogh's Sunflowers Illuminated. Art Meets Science'

    During a symposium organised by the Van Gogh Museum on 21 June, the publication 'Van Gogh’s Sunflowers Illuminated. Art Meets Science' was presented. This publication contains the most significant results of an ...

  • 6 Jun 2019
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    JPI-CH Conservation, Protection and Use joint call launched

    Recently, the Joint Programming Initiative on Cultural Heritage and Global Change (JPI CH) has launched a new call for transnational research proposals entitled CONSERVATION, PROTECTION AND USE. It invites proposals ...

  • 10 May 2019
    Portrait of five iconic female professors in the Humanities
    Faculty of Humanities unveils painting of five female professors

    A group portrait of five iconic female professors who have had a major impact on the Faculty of Humanities has been unveiled in the central hall of the Bushuis. With this painting, made by the artist Rogier Willems, ...

  • 25 Jan 2019
    Axel Rüger, Director of the Van Gogh Museum, announces in the museum’s conservation studio together with restorers Ella Hendriks and René Boitelle that Sunflowers will no longer travel due to its fragile condition (photo: Van Gogh Museum)
    Van Gogh's Sunflowers to stay in Amsterdam permanently

    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 Jan 2019
    Portretfoto Sanneke Stigter
    NWO grant for the use of interviews in conservation research

    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 Nov 2018
    Kirsten Derks
    UvA alumna Kirsten Derks wins Rijksmuseum-Migelien Gerritzen Thesis Award 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 ...

  • 2 Nov 2018
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    International Symposium 'Acting in Contemporary Art Conservation' and SBMK Day Plastics

    The conservation and presentation of contemporary art makes high demands of museums and art galeries. The degree programme Conservation and Restoration at UvA, in collaboration with the Foundation for the ...

  • 10 Oct 2018
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    Call for Papers: Bridging the Gap

    Convened towards the end of The European Fine Art Fair in Maastricht on 24-27 March 2019, the symposium 'Bridging the Gap. Theory and Practice in the Conservation of Contemporary Art' aims to strengthen the exchange ...

  • 27 Jun 2018
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    Research project Digital Index of an Artwork’s Life completed

    The research project, DIAL for Complex Artworks: Digital Index of an Artwork’s Life, wrapped up with an expert meeting for museum professionals on Friday, 18 May 2018. The project’s initiator is Dr Sanneke Stigter of ...