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2017

Katastrofen på Sølvtorvet

Børsen, 11.10.2017

 

Det er prutterne: Publikum forårsager svolvskader på mestertegninger

Politiken, 11.10.2017

 

The Getty Saw a Retiring Generation of Panel Painting Conservators—So They Trained a New One

Artsy.net, 16.05.2017

 

Bag malingen findes et af verdens største kunstværker

Politiken, 02.04.2017

 

2016

Deformt maleri af bondeidyl gemte på en kunsthistorisk hemmelighed

Politiken, 27.12.2016

 

Modernisme og kristendom forenes smukt i Jais Nielsens fresker

Kristeligt Dagblad 23.12.2016

 

Legenden om den hellige Elisabeth har fået farve i kinderne på ny

Politiken, 12.12.2016

 

Ukendt Eckersberg fundet med infrarødt lys

Berlingske, 25.11.2016

 

Hvidt pigment får Krøyers malerier til at skalle

Berlingske, 11.10.2016

 

Malingen på et af Krøyers mest kendte malerier skaller af

DR, 11.10.2016

 

Article on zinc white as a possible cause for degradation problems in P.S. Krøyer’s paintings

Politiken, 09.10.2016

 

Danish conference survey the PU scene

Uerethanes Technology International, 25.08.2016

 

The man who knows the “Girl with a Pearl Earring” most intimately

Epoch Times Newspaper, 26.02.2016

 

Article on newly discovered hidden nude figure in Leonardo da Vinci drawing

Politiken, 08.02.2016

 

 

2015

Mystiske skader rammer landets fineste kunst

Politiken, 6.12.2015

 

C. Hilby & N. Borring on the use of enzymes on paper in conservation of Albrecht Dürer wood cut

NKF-DK Bulletin #92, 2015

 

Article on the CATS research project on polyurethane foam

Kunsten.nu, 05.11.2015

 

L. Cone on the PUR project: Developing materials and techniques for consolidation and adhering rigid and flexible Polyurethane ether foam in large-format artworks

Politiken, 03.11.2015

 

Kunstværker i plastik giver museer grå hår

DR.dk, 3.11.2015

 

CATS project on the Danish artist Jais Nielsen, granted by the New Carlsberg Foundation

Berlingske, 24.10.2015

 

David Buti on clay ground in paintings from Northern to Southern Europe

TechnArt conference, Italy, 2015

 

 

2014

H. Tempest on Conservation in an Open Studio in Copenhagen

The Picture Restorer, Autumn 2014

 

Famous painting of sunset is not a sunset

Politiken, 07.12.2014

 

Analyses for the restoration of The Arch of Honour of Maximilian 1 by Albrecht Dürer

Ingeniøren, 28.09.2014

 

Science and Art. The painted Surface

Publication including a serie of case studies with contributions from CATS, 14.08.2014

 

J. Wadum on Midici-portrait found under suspected forgery

Politiken, 09.07.2014

 

Non-invasive dendrochronology – Success and limitations

A presentation by dendrochronologist ph.d. Aoife Daly, 2014

 

Analytical  examination of presumed Canaletto paintings

Fyens Stiftstidende, Section 2, p. 20, 2014

 

Agenda CHARISMA Final Event, Outcomes and activities of the FP7 CHARISMA Project

Participation by CATS, 5-6.03.2014

 

J. Wadum speaks at the International Congress ‘Authentication in Art’

Autehntication on Art, the Hague, 7-9.05.2014

 

 

2013

A. Vila et al. on Raman analysis of white pigments

Dansk Kemi No. 12 p. 30-34, 2013

 

Mapping the surface with 3D scanning – A new way of condition reporting

SMK website, 2013

 

J. Wadum on newly discovered Van Gogh painting

Politiken, 15.10.2013

 

C. Krarup Andersen on wax resin lining of paintings and the potential damage they can cause

Politiken, 28.05.2013

 

Schrijfster Donna Tartt isverzotop HetPuttertje

J. Wadum on the Dutch painting The Goldfinch by Carel Fabritius, which plays the lead in a new book of the American bestselling author Donna Tartt

Dutch publication AD, 23.09.2013

 

J. Wadum: ‘The management of aesthetics and decay’

A. Goossens (ed.) Managers of Decay – Conservation and Restoration, University of Amsterdam pp. 10-19. 2013

 

Advanced technology solves mystery of fading flower paintings

Ingeniøren, 15.09.2013

 

 

2012

Four Paintings Magnified – Tracing Bosch and Bruegel

Article published in the Science Lab Section of Leica Microsystems on-line. Text by Anne Haack Christensen and Dr. Jørgen Wadum, CATS.

23.04.2012

 

J. Wadum: Lecture on ‘Understanding artworks enables their preservation’

CODART VIJFTIEN congress Brussels, 18-20.03.2012

 

About CATS – establishment of the new research centre

CATS News, 27.06.2012

Kopier af mestermalere afsløret (Copies of master painter unveiled)

Politiken, 2.05.2012

 

De fire mesterlige kopier (The four masterly copies)

Politiken, 2.05.2012 (continued)

 

Mestermaleres værker er i virkeligheden kopier (The works of the great masters are in thruth copies)

DR Kultur, 2.05.2012

 

 

2011

Danske forskere afslører uægte kunstværker (Danish researcher enviel ‘fake’ art works)

Politiken, 18.05.2011