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Restaurator Eva van Zuien aan het werk

Gleaming vegetables and fruit

Joachim Beuckelaer’s 16th-century Vegetable Market had quite a few problems to contend with before its conservation treatment.

Portret van Gwen Borms

Rubens in LA

Two paintings by Peter Paul Rubens are in Los Angeles right now undergoing conservation treatment.

Zijaanzicht van de portretbuste van Maximiliaan II Emmanuel

From perruque to pinkie

Four marble busts in the KMSKA collection are receiving conservation treatment at the Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK-IRPA).

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Eight remarkable restorations supported by the National Lottery

Since 2016 the museum can count on the support of the National Lottery for the restorations of the artworks.

Gwen Borms in het restauratieatelier

KMSKA Backstage: The Restoration Studio

De restauratoren restaureren in grote getale. Gewapend met penselen, pigmenten en wattenstaafjes stomen ze de werken klaar. Kijk mee!

Cupido en Psyche van Jacob Jordaens, na restauratie

The Restorer: Farewell

Ellen and Jill look back on the past few months. How did the restoration go? And what was the biggest challenge?

Schilderij Cupido en Psyche van Jacob Jordaens, detail tijdens de restauratiebehandeling

The Restorer: The Story of the Restoration

Did Jill and Ellen discover anything special in the painting? The sisters tell us more about the restoration of the painting.

Schilderij Cupdio & Psyche van Jacob Jordaens, tijdens restauratie

The Restorer: The Painter’s Story

The twin sisters tell you all about Jordaens' painting in this second episode of The Restorer.

Portret van de restauratorenzussen Jill en Ellen

The Restorer: This Sister’s Story

We follow twin sisters Ellen and Jill, who are working together to conserve Jacques Jordaens’ painting Cupid and Psyche.

Schilderij Heilige familie met de papegaai van Peter Paul Rubens

Five special Rubens restorations

The restoration workshop has been hard at work. Several exceptional works by Peter Paul Rubens are restored in recent years. An overview.