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PhD Defence: Rasmus Kjærboe, MA

Rasmus Kjærboe will be defending his dissertation. Collecting the modern. Ordrupgaard and the collection museums of modernist art

Info about event


Thursday 30 June 2016,  at 13:00 - 16:00

Assessment committee:

  • Associate Professor Vinnie Nørskov (head of committee) director, Museum of Ancient Art and Archaeology, School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University
  • Professor Neil Cox, Director ARTIST ROOMS Research Partnership, History of Art, Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Professor Simon J. Knell, School of Museum Studies, Leicester University, UK


Main supervisor

  • Professor Jacob Wamberg, Art History, School of Communication and Culture, Aarhus University


The dissertation is available for reading
at these locations:

Anne Overballe’s Office
School of Communication and Culture, Aarhus University, Langelandsgade 139, building 1580, room 335, Aarhus C


and at:

The reception
Ordrupgaard Museum, Ordrupgaard, Vilvordevej 110, Charlottenlund


The defence is public, and everyone is welcome. It will be conducted in English.


After the defence, School of Communication and Culture and Ordrupgaard Museum will host a reception.


This PhD project is financed by Ordrupgaard Museum and Graduate School, Arts, Aarhus University.