Picasso’s Acrobat Family in Focus
22 Jan

Picasso’s Acrobat Family in Focus

Picasso’s Acrobat Family in Focus At the symposium: “Around Picasso”, held at Museu Picasso, Barcelona, the Gothenburg Museum of Art and CATS presented the following paper: Case study 7. Picasso’s Acrobat Family (1905) in focus: an ...

New Scientist at CATS
16 Dec

New Scientist at CATS

We welcome Gianluca Pastorelli, a PhD in conservation science, who by 1 August 2018 was appointed a new member of the scientific staff of the SMK-CATS lab. His analytical focus will be on artists’ materials and techniques, and on the deteriorat...

The Bruegel Success Story
18 Oct

The Bruegel Success Story

The Bruegel Succes Story – Symposium XXI for the Study of Underdrawing and Technology in Painting At the above symposium two presentations by CATS staff and their collaborators were presented: The first presentation was The Father, the Son, the...

Thank you! – CATS Conference 2018
26 Jun

Thank you! – CATS Conference 2018

Thank you! – CATS Conference 2018 On the 21st and 22nd of June 2018, the 5th bi-annual CATS conference took place at the National Museum of Denmark in Copenhagen. The conference was a big success with many enlightening, innovative and informati...

The Second MoCMa Seminar
23 May

The Second MoCMa Seminar

The Second MoCMa Seminar On 14 and 15 May 2018, the second MoCMa (Mobility Creates Masters) seminar was held by CATS in cooperation with the University of Amsterdam and the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. More than thirty participants gath...

IPERION CH in Copenhagen
25 Apr

IPERION CH in Copenhagen

IPERION CH in Copenhagen On 18, 19 and 20 April 2018, the 3rd Annual IPERION CH Meeting was held in Copenhagen, with adjoined E-RHIS meeting. The meeting was hosted by the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conserv...

Registration for CATS Conference Now Open
17 Apr

Registration for CATS Conference Now Open

Registration for CATS Conference Now Open Registration is now open for the two-day Technical Art History conference to be held by CATS at the National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen. The title of conference is Trading Paintings and Painters’ Materials...

PhD Defence Anne Haack Christensen
13 Dec

PhD Defence Anne Haack Christensen

On 6 December  2017, Anne Haack Christensen has successfully defended her PhD thesis at Statens Museum for Kunst, titled: Crafts & Colours during the Reign of Christian IV Trade, availability and usage of painters’ materials 1610-1626 The PhD-fel...

The First MoCMa Seminar
22 Nov

The First MoCMa Seminar

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 with the coll...