CODART, Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide


CODARTfeatures are published monthly by CODART, the international network for curators of Dutch and Flemish art. The articles provide information on current curatorial developments, collections of Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide, as well as insight into the work of the museum curator. They are meant for everyone interested in Dutch and Flemish art around the globe.

Editorial Board

Bart Cornelis
Curator of Dutch and Flemish Paintings 1600-1800, The National Gallery in London, United Kingdom

Jacquelyn N. Coutré
Eleanor Wood Prince Associate Curator of European Painting and Sculpture before 1750, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Anne van Oosterwijk
Head of Collections, Musea Brugge, Bruges, Belgium

Ingmar Reesing
Curator, Museum Gouda

Cécile Tainturier
Curator, Fondation Custodia, Collection Frits Lugt in Paris, France

eZine & Courant

In 2019 CODARTfeatures succeeded the eZine (2012-2018) as CODART’s main publication platform. All eZine articles have been republished as a feature. The original eZine remains accessible at Eventually also the articles from the CODART Courant (1998-2011) will be added to the features page. Until then the Courant articles can be found in PDF format here. This means that in time CODARTfeatures will offer all articles ever published by CODART.


Submissions are encouraged on painting, sculpture, graphic arts, tapestry, and applied arts from the Low Countries, as well as curatorial history, art conservation, technical studies, and museum studies. Submissions are accepted at any time. Are you interested in writing a CODARTfeature? Please contact for further information.


All translations from Dutch to English are by Beverley Jackson, unless stated otherwise. She also revises all English-written texts that appear on CODARTfeatures. Translators of original texts in other languages than Dutch are credited alongside the article.


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