Program

Sunday, 2 June 2019

11:00-12:30
(optional)
Optional visit to Museum Barberini with Ortrud Westheider, Director, and Michael Philipp, Chief Curator. Including lunch offered by the museum
13:00-15:00
(optional)
Optional visit to the Dutch and Flemish paintings and the Italian paintings at the Picture Gallery of Schloss Sanssouci, Potsdam with Alexandra Bauer, Curator of German, Dutch and Flemish Paintings, and Jessica Korschanowski, Curatorial Assistant at the Stiftung Preussische Schlösser und Gärten Berlin-Brandenburg
13:00-14:00
(optional)
Optional visit to the Cranach Collection at Jagdschloss Grunewald with Carsten Dilba, Curator at the Stiftung Preussische Schlösser und Gärten Berlin-Brandenburg
17:00-19:00
Registration and opening reception at the Embassy of Belgium in Berlin (Jägerstraße 52-53) offered by the General Representative of the Government of Flanders in Germany and the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Berlin. Please note that due to security reasons, luggage is not allowed at the embassy. Please leave your luggage at the hotel.

Monday, 3 June 2019

Opening session at the Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Congress theme: Back to Berlin – And What It Means to Be a Curator Today
Congress chair: Bendor Grosvenor, art historian, writer, BBC presenter

08:30-09:00 Registration
09:00-09:05 Welcome by Michael Eissenhauer, Director-General of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
09:05-09:15 Introduction to the congress program by the congress chair
09:15-11:15 Lectures by Johannes Rößler (Privatdozent, University of Bern) and Julien Chapuis (Deputy Director, Bode Museum) including coffee and tea break
11:15-11:45 Questions, remarks and discussion led by the congress chair
11:45-13:15 Lunch and free time to visit the collection and the Mantegna/Bellini exhibition (museum is closed to the public)
13:15-13:20 Introduction by the congress chair
13:20-14:10 Statements by Koen Kleijn (Journalist, De Groene Amsterdammer), Imara Limon (Curator, Amsterdam Museum), Peter Carpreau (Curator of Old Masters, M-Museum Leuven), and Micha Leeflang (Curator of Medieval Art, Museum Catharijneconvent)
14:10-14:40 Questions, remarks and discussion led by the congress chair
14:40-14:45 Closing of the day by the congress chair
14:45-15:15 Coffee and tea
15:15-15:30 Participants go to the various meeting points for the collection visits
15:30-17:00 In-depth study visits
1 – Gemäldegalerie: Early Netherlandish painting with Stephan Kemperdick, Curator of Early Netherlandish and Early German Painting
2 – Gemäldegalerie: Early Netherlandish painting with Katrin Dyballa, Research Associate
3 – Gemäldegalerie: Seventeenth-century painting with Katja Kleinert, Curator for Dutch and Flemish Art of the Seventeenth Century
4 – Bode Museum with Julien Chapuis, Deputy Director
5 – Kupferstichkabinett with Holm Bevers, former Chief Curator for Dutch and Flemish Prints and Drawings
6 – Schloss Charlottenburg with Alexandra Bauer and Michaela Völkel, Curator of Ceramics and Curator of Schloss Charlottenburg
19:00-22:00 Congress dinner

Tuesday, 4 June 2019

Speakers’ Corner at the Bode Museum
Congress chair: Matthias Ubl, Curator Early Netherlandish and German Paintings and Stained Glass, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

09:30-09:40 Opening of the day by congress chair
09:40-09:55 A word from the Director of CODART
09:55-10:00 Speakers’ Corner: introduction
10:00-10:50 Speakers’ Corner, part 1
10:50-11:30 Coffee and tea
11:30-12:20 Speakers’ Corner, part 2
12:20-12:30 Closing by congress chair
12:30-14:30 Lunch at your own leisure and time to travel to excursion venues
14:30-16:00 In-depth study visits
1 Gemäldegalerie: Storage rooms with Stephan Kemperdick
2 –  Gemäldegalerie: Early Netherlandish painting with Katrin Dyballa
3 – Gemäldegalerie: Seventeenth-century painting with Katja Kleinert
4 – Bode Museum with Julien Chapuis
5 – Kupferstichkabinett with Holm Bevers
6 – Workshop on Wilhelm Bode and Wilhelm R. Valentiner with Petra Winter, Head of the Zentralarchiv and Provenance Research, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, and Esmée Quodbach, Assistant Director and Editor-in-Chief at the Center for the History of Collecting, The Frick Collection
16:30-18:00 Informal farewell drinks
End of program
Evening Participants of the optional program in Schwerin on Wednesday 5 June travel to Schwerin on Tuesday evening by train at their own leisure and check in at their hotel (both to be booked individually)

Optional program CODART 22

Wednesday, 5 June 2019 Full-day excursion to the city of Schwerin. See this page for more information.
Thursday, 6 June 2019 Symposium in preparation for the upcoming exhibition West Meets East: The Orient in the Work of Rembrandt and His Dutch Contemporaries (2020 and 2021), Museum Barberini. Click here to download the program. Free admission for CODART members. Sign up via events@museum-barberini.com

A PDF file of the program can be downloaded by clicking here.