The Centre for Art Technological Studies and Conservation (CATS) was made possible by a substantial donation by the Villum Foundation and the Velux Foundation, and is a collaborate research venture between Statens Museum for Kunst (the National Gallery of Denmark), Nationalmuseet (the National Museum of Denmark) and the School of Conservation at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation (KADK).

 

Besides these founding institutions, CATS collaborates with the following partners:

 

 

 

 

Integrated Platform for the European Research Infrastructure ON Cultural Heritage

 

 

 

 

 

The Panel Paintings Initiative is a multi year project — a collaboration of the Getty Conservation Institute, the Getty Foundation and the J. Paul Getty Museum — which will address the need for educational resources and training opportunities in the structural treatment of panel paintings.

 

 

University of Copenhagen, Department of Chemistry

 

University of Copenhagen

Department of Scandinavian Research: Care and Conservation of Manuscripts

 

 

 

INCCA – International Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research in Technical Art History

 

 

 

Research on Michael Sittow (c.1469–1525)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cranach Digital Archive

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gerson Digital: Dutch and Flemish Painting of the Golden Age in European Perspective 

 

 

 

Sweden’s Premier Museum of Art and Design

 

 

 

 

 

Industries:

 

Leica, Microsystems

 

Dürr NDT,  X-ray equipment