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Results: 41 - 56 of 56
  • 20 Apr 2016
    Texel gown belonged to member of royal court of Queen Henrietta Maria

    Archival research has revealed that the wardrobe discovered near Texel belonged to the royal court of the English queen Henrietta Maria. In March 1642 the queen was travelling to the Netherlands on a secret mission ...

  • 18 Apr 2016
    Royal 17th century wardrobe found in the Wadden Sea

    ‘Rarely, if ever, has such a big discovery been made in a maritime context’, says Maarten van Bommel, Professor of Conservation Science and chair of the section Restoration and Conservation of Cultural Heritage at ...

  • 21 Mar 2016
    Rijksmuseum signs agreements with leading American institutions for NICAS research

    Last week, under the auspices of the Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Arts and Science (NICAS) and in the presence of Jet Bussemaker, the Minister of Education, Culture and Science, the Rijksmuseum signed two ...

  • 21 Mar 2016
    Getty Trust and Rijksmuseum to collaborate on NICAS research

    The J. Paul Getty Trust and Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Arts and Science (NICAS) under auspices of the Rijksmuseum announced they have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding that outlines a future of ...

  • 17 Mar 2016
    Sven Dupré, professor of History of Art, Science and Technology

    Professor S.G.M. Dupré (1975) has been appointed professor of History of Art, Science and Technology at the University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Humanities. This concerns a part-time chair, to be combined with the ...

  • 27 Jan 2016
    EU ministers visit NICAS

    EU ministers and with research in their portfolio and senior staff visited several NICAS projects at the Ateliergebouw in Amsterdam with Sander Dekker, State Secretary for Education, Culture and Science. They visited ...

  • 17 Dec 2015
    Eleven projects granted in first call for proposals NICAS

    Within the first call for proposals by NICAS (Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science), six full proposals and five seed money proposals have been granted. One of the full proposals is funded by the ...

  • 13 Nov 2015
    Colourlab shows research of conservation and reconstruction of colour

    On 28 October an exposition has opened at the UvA’s Special Collections that includes an interactive Colourlab. The lab shows the latest research techniques for conservation and reconstruction of coloured objects. It ...

  • 12 Oct 2015
    NICAS part of Dutch top sector policy

    NICAS is presented as one of the exemplary initiatives in the context of the Dutch top sector policy. The nine top sectors are the areas in which the Netherlands excels globally. They have been labelled a government ...

  • 25 Sep 2015
    New NICAS research centre unites art and science

    25 September marks the launch of a new research centre, the Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science (NICAS). Minister of Education, Culture & Science Jet Bussemaker officially opened the centre during ...

  • 25 Sep 2015
    New NICAS research centre unites art and science

    Today marks the launch of a new research centre, the Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science (NICAS). Minister of Education, Culture & Science Jet Bussemaker officially opened the centre during an ...

  • 4 Aug 2015
    Vacancy: Three PhD positions in NACCA project

    The Amsterdam School for Heritage and Memory Studies (ASHMS) currently has three vacant PhD positions as part of the EU-funded Marie Curie ITN-project 'New Approaches in the Conservation of Contemporary Art (NACCA)'.

  • 24 Jun 2015
    Research Guus Verhaar on Kennislink

    On 10 June Kennislink published an article about Guus Verhaar's PhD research on Glass sickness, its detection, prevention and treatment.

  • 20 Nov 2014
    Maarten van Bommel, professor of Conservation Science

    Dr M.R. van Bommel (1968) has been appointed professor of Conservation Science at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities and Faculty of Science.

  • 6 Nov 2012
    Dr J. Wadum

    Dr J. Wadum (1951) has been appointed Professor of Conservation and Restoration at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities.

  • 6 Nov 2006
    How Van Gogh transformed to a painter ranked within the circles of the Paris avant-garde

    Humanities The joint dissertation by Ella Hendriks and Louis van Tilborgh stems from the research undertaken for a new catalogue of Vincent van Gogh’s Antwerp and Paris paintings in the collection of the Van Gogh ...