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ARTECHNE – Technique in the Arts, 1500-1950


13 October 2016
15:00 - 17:00
Mauritshuis, Plein 29, The Hague - Room: Kunstwerkplaats (next to Exhibition)

Technical Art History Colloquium: ‘Genre Paintings: Beneath the Surface’ – 13 October at Mauritshuis, The Hague

(Download the full programme of the event here)

The Technical Art History Colloquium is organised by Sven Dupré (Utrecht University and University of Amsterdam, PI ERC ARTECHNE), Arjan de Koomen (University of Amsterdam, Coordinator MA Technical Art History), and Abbie Vandivere (University of Amsterdam, Coordinator MA Technical Art History & Paintings Conservator, Mauritshuis, The Hague). Monthly meetings take place on Thursdays, usually in Utrecht and Amsterdam. The sixth edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium will take place at the Mauritshuis, The Hague.

Lectures by:
Dr. Abbie Vandivere, Paintings Conservator, Mauritshuis
Dr. Elmer Kolfin, Specialist in Dutch Art 1500-1800, University of Amsterdam

Followed by a visit to the exhibition:
‘At Home in Holland: Vermeer and his Contemporaries from the British Royal Collection’

In order to ensure that you will be accommodated, please RSVP by Thursday October 6: a.vandivere@mauritshuis.nl. Please specify whether or not you would like to visit the exhibition at 16:00.