Imaging-based documentation and analysis for change monitoring of novel dry-cleaning restoration/ conservation methods for unvarnished canvas paintings

Host Institution: UIO


  • Identify paints vulnerable to dirt accumulation and related dry-cleaning methods.
  • Develop representative paint mock-ups for documentation and novel cleaning tests.
  • Perform relevant accelerated aging and testing followed by documentation.
  • Investigate, evaluate and document changes with support of case-studies.

Main Supervisor:

  • Tine Frøysaker (UIO)


  • Jon Yngve Hardeberg (NTNU)
  • Edith Joseph (HES SO)

Deadline: 15.Feb.2019