CODART, Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide


Monday 8 January

Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

09:30-10:00 Registration and Welcome (Entrance via the Kunstbibliothek, left of the main entrance, on ground level; do not ascend the slanting plain)
10:00-10:30 Introduction by Stephan Kemperdick, Curator of Early Netherlandish and Early German Painting, Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, and curator of the exhibition
10:30-11:30 Visit to the exhibition with the curators
11:30-12:00 Lecture ‘From the Dark Basement to the Gallery Spotlight’, by Elsje Janssen, Scientific Director of Collections, Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen about the history of Fouquet’s Virgin and Child in the collection of the KMSKA
12:00-13:30 Lunch and Welcome by Michael Eissenhauer, General Director of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
13:30-14:00 Lecture by Samuel Gras, Researcher Medieval Art History at the University of Lille, about the Flemish artists in the Loire Valley during the peak of Jean Fouquet’s fame
14:00-15:15 Back to the exhibition – short statements in front of the art works and discussion
15:15-15:45 Coffee and tea break
15:45-17:00 Possibility to visit the permanent collection (rooms with Netherlandish, Dutch and Flemish art)
17:30 Drinks offered by the General Representation of the Government of Flanders in Germany, at the Embassy of Belgium in Berlin (Jägerstraβe 52-53, D-10117 Berlin; Please bring along a valid photo ID)
End of program

A PDF file of the program can be downloaded here.