Hermens: “Technical art historians derive knowledge, methods and techniques from an increasing number of disciplines, both within the humanities and the natural sciences. Technical Art historians need to know which scientific analyses help specific research particularly and to whom they can turn to for this.”
“Collaboration with data scientists is crucial,” Hermens continues. “There is a great need for digital techniques and tools, designed around the specific requirements for the analysis of objects and the meaningful integration and interpretation of the resulting data.”
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