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On view is: Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Priese (left) with the Minister of Culture of the GDR during a tour of the newly opened permanent exhibition of the Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung at the Bode-Museum, on 25 April 1989
© Fotoarchiv ÄMP / photo: Karin März

Mourning the death of a great Egyptologist and museum-maker: Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Priese


Caspar David Friedrich, Mönch am Meer, Endzustand nach Restaurierung
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie / Foto: Kristina Mösl, Francesca Schneider

New publication on the restoration of Caspar David Friedrich’s Monk by the Sea and Abbey in the Oakwood


Giovan Battista Benvenuti, gen. Ortolano, Detail aus: Maria mit dem segnenden Kind, um 1516
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Gemäldegalerie / Ch. Schmidt

The Names of the Artist: Authorial Presence between Text and Image, conference on 26.01.2017 and 27.01.2017


Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten am Binokular
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Rathgen-Forschungslabor / Photo: Silvia Marten

Rathgen Heritage Science Scholarship 2017


Aymen und Dachil vor einer Installation

Publication "Glances into Fugitive Lives" out now