Head of Centre for Advanced Studies in Master Drawings


  • Born in Chatham, England 1950
  • Art history, University of Copenhagen 1970-80
  • Living in Florence, Italy. Member of the academic staff at Kunsthistorisches Institut, Florence 1977- 91
  • MA (Research Degree), University of Copenhagen 1980
  • Project officer, J.F.Willumsen's Museum, Frederikssund 1982-1986
  • Acting director at J.F.Willumsen's Museum, Frederikssund 1987-88
  • Visiting curator at Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe, Uffizi 1986-88
  • Visiting curator at Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam 1988-90
  • Visiting curator at Louvre, Paris 1990-94
  • Senior research curator at The Royal Collection of Graphic Art, National Gallery of Denmark 1991-2002
  • Member of the Danish Ministry of Culture's research committee 1994-99
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the journal "Master Drawings" since 1997
  • Part-time lecturer (Art History) at the University og Copenhagen since 2001
  • Head of Centre for Advanced Studies in Master Drawings, since 2002.
  • Visiting Professor with the Courtauld Institute, London winter of 2005-2006
  • Member of the advisory committee for the cataloguing of the Italian drawings at Hamburger Kunsthalle, 2007-09

Involved in numerous exhibitions and publications in Denmark and abroad, see the list of publications.

Cavaliere del Ordine della Stella della Solidarietà Italiana.

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