Northwestern University/Art Institute of Chicago Center for Scientific Studies in the Arts (NU-ACCESS)

Project: Research project

Description

The Center for Scientific Studies in the Arts will advance the scholarship, practice and pedagogy of art history through a cross-disciplinary program of research, teaching and innovation that uses the lens of science to investigate art objects. The Center will advance discoveries through research partnerships with academics, and extend the reach of conservation science methodologies to museums and institutions without specialized expertise and equipment in house.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date9/1/188/31/23

Funding

  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (1802-05441)

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Expertise
Cross-disciplinary
Art Institute of Chicago
Art History
Methodology
Pedagogy
Teaching
Art
Conservation Science
Innovation
Art Objects