Till-Holger Borchert

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Till-Holger Borchert (born 1967,[1] in Hamburg) is a German art historian and writer specialising in 14th and 15th-century art. He has been the chief curator of the Groeningemuseum and Arentshuis museums in Bruges between 2003 and 2014.[2] In december 2014, he was appointed as artistic director of the Municipal Museums in Bruges.[3]

He has been teaching in Europe and the US [4] and curated a number of major exhibitions, including "Memling's Portraits", which showed in Bruges, at the Frick Collection in New York and the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum in Madrid[5], and "Memling: Rinascimento fiammingo" in Rome in 2014/15.[6]

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  • Van Eyck to Dürer: The Influence of Early Netherlandish Painting on European Art, 1430–1530. Thames & Hudson, 2011
  • Splendour of the Burgundian Court: Charles the Bold (1433–1477) (ed). Cornell University Press, 2009
  • Jan Van Eyck. Taschen, 2008
  • Memling's Portraits (ed). Thames & Hudson, 2005
  • The Age of Van Eyck: The Mediterranean World and Early Netherlandish Painting 1430–1530. Thames & Hudson, 2002
  • The Book of Miracles, with Joshua P. Waterman, Taschen, 2013.

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