Netherlands Institute for Conservation, Art and Science

EU ministers visit NICAS

27 January 2016

EU ministers and with research in their portfolio and senior staff visited several NICAS projects at the Ateliergebouw in Amsterdam with Sander Dekker, State Secretary for Education, Culture and Science. They visited projects about the flaking of 17th-century oil painting, the detection, prevention and treatment of glass sickness, and reconstructing the past, analysing the present and predicting the future condition of Rembrandt’s ink drawing.

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Birgit Reissland (Cultural Heriatge Agency of the Netherlands, far left) showing ink drawings by Rembrandt to a EU delegation including Carlos Moedas (EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, right) and State Secretary Sander Dekker (far right). Photo: Foto: Rijksoverheid / Kick Smeet

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