Burgundian Blacks

by ROOHTS (Research on the Origins Of Historical Techniques)

1 - 5 July 2019

The Faculty of Design Sciences of the University of Antwerp offers an intensive 5-day programme on black coloured art materials. Scholars with theoretical and practical expertise in historical art technology will guide you through a 5-day programme on black coloured materials. Participants will receive an introduction to reading, interpreting and evaluation of historical sources. Procedures, tools and materials are discussed while a selection of historical recipes for the manufacture of black dyes, inks and paints will be reproduced.

Pictures edition 2019



Natalie Ortega
Academic coordinator
Campus Mutsaard
MU.CR 0.12
Blindestraat 9
2000 Antwerpen
Tel. +32 3 265 17 64


Elke Lingier
Administrative coordinator
Campus Mutsaard
Mutsaardstraat 29
2000 Antwerpen
Tel. +32 3 265 19 37