About CATS

About CATS

The research infrastructure Centre for Art Technological Studies and Conservation (CATS) was made possible by a considerable donation from the Villum Foundation and the Velux Foundation in 2011. The centre is a partnership between the three Copenhagen based institutions Statens Museum for Kunst (SMK), National Museum of Denmark (NMD) and School of Conservation (KADK) at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and...


PhD Defence Anne Haack Christensen
29 Nov

PhD Defence Anne Haack Christensen Anne Haack Christensen, paintings conservator at Statens Museum for Kunst, is defending her PhD thesis on December 6 at Statens Museum for Kunst. The thesis is titled: Crafts & Colours during the Reign...

The First MoCMa Seminar
22 Nov

The First MoCMa Seminar On 13 and 14 November 2017, the first MoCMa (Mobility Creates Masters) seminar was held by CATS in Copenhagen, Denmark. Nearly thirty participants gathered at Statens Museum for Kunst for lectures and discussions wit...

ARCHLAB Visit Results
21 Nov

ARCHLAB Visit Results Between 20 and 22 September 2017, an ARCHLAB visit took place at CATS by a researcher from the Munch Museum in Oslo. The visit was arranged after application within the IPERION CH project, and was part of a larger proj...