CODART, Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide

Board of the Friends of CODART Foundation


Titia Vellenga (Chair)

Until 2015, Titia Vellenga was the Global Board Representative of The European Fine Art Fair (TEFAF), the world’s leading fair for art and antiques. Titia Vellenga’s background is in art history and the museum world. After studying art history at Leiden University, she worked as Public Relations and Marketing Manager at the Rembrandt House Museum in Amsterdam and for the art fairs TEFAF Maastricht and PAN Amsterdam. She has been a member of the Board of the Friends of CODART since 2013 and chair since December 2016.


Bob Haboldt

Bob Haboldt had a long career in the art trade before establishing his own business Haboldt&Co. with branches in New York, Paris and Amsterdam. In 2013 he celebrated his 30th anniversary as an art dealer. Bob Haboldt has been a Patron since 2012 and a member of the Board of the Friends of CODART since 2013.

Till-Holger Borchert

Till-Holger Borchert

Till-Holger Borchert is Director of Musea Brugge and a renowned scholar in the field of Early Netherlandish Painting. In 2002 he became curator at the Groeningemuseum in Bruges, where he organized numerous exhibitions. Till-Holger Borchert has been a member of CODART since 2011. Read more in the CODART eZine of Winter 2015.

Christi Klinkert
Photo: Roel Backaert

Christi Klinkert

Dr. Christi Klinkert, Curator at the Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar, has been a member of CODART since 2009. Since 2014 she has been a member of the CODART Website Committee, of which she became the Chair in 2017. She has been member of the Board of the Friends of CODART Foundation since 2019.


Michiel Scherpenhuijsen Rom

Michiel Scherpenhuijsen Rom has worked in various capacities in financial services since the early 1990s in the UK and the Netherlands. He currently runs his own advisory firm. He also has a keen interest in classical music and Dutch art. He and his wife have been Patrons of CODART since 2019, and he joined the board in 2020.

Dorien ter Haar

After her studies in the United States, where she received degrees in Art History and Business Administration, Dorien ter Haar fulfilled a number of communications roles on various continents. Back in The Hague, she worked at Royal Dutch Shell before starting her freelance communications advisory. She joined the board of the Friends of CODART Foundation in 2020.