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Paradise on Earth: Study Visit to the Gemäldegalerie Dresden

Sunday 13 November

14:30-15:00 Registration and welcome at the Albertinum (Glöckner-Raum) with coffee and tea

15:05-15:30 Introduction to the complete catalogue of Flemish paintings as well as to the exhibition Paradise on Earth. Flemish Landscape Painting from Bruegel to Rubens by Uta Neidhardt, Senior Curator of Dutch and Flemish paintings and Curator of the exhibition

15:45-17:45 Visit to the study room of the Kupferstich-Kabinett: discussing drawings from the storage room with Director Stephanie Buck (Residenzschloss)

Monday 14 November

09:00-09:15 Welcome by Gilbert Lupfer, Head of Research and Scientific Cooperation, and by Marlies Giebe, Head of the Paintings Conservation department, in the foyer of the Lipsiusbau

09:15-10:30 Exclusive visit to the exhibition Paradise on Earth. Flemish Landscape Painting from Bruegel to Rubens with curator Uta Neidhardt and associate curator Konstanze Krüger, including discussion in front of the paintings. The Lipsiusbau is closed to the public.

10:30-11:00 Lecture by Christoph Schölzel, Conservator at the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister about the discoveries made during the preparations for the exhibition

11:00-11:30 Coffee and tea in the foyer of the Lipsiusbau

11:30-12:30 Possibility to return to the exhibition or to join the group for a visit to the conservation studio

12:45-13:45 Lunch at Max (Wilsdruffer Straße 24)

14:00-15:45 Exclusive visit to the Interim II permanent collection of the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister. Coffee and tea is available in Café and Restaurant Alte Meister (near the Gallery) from 15:15-15:45. Museum is open only to the CODART group

16:00-18:00 Visit to the Residenzschloss with Claudia Brink, Associate Curator at the Grünes Gewölbe

18:30-20:00 Closing reception offered by the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister in the Zwinger (Französischen Pavillon)

End of program

Optional: Tuesday 15 November

18:30 Lecture (in German) by Manfred Sellink, General Director and Head Curator at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Antwerp, about Flemish landscape painting before Pieter Bruegel, at the Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau. Admission free. Please send an e-mail to if you wish to attend.

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