The PROPAINT project, "Improved protection of paintings during exhibition, storage and transit", is implemented within the EU 6th Framework Programme, Priority 8.1 ‘Policy oriented research’.
The project includes 7 partners and 3 subcontractors that are research organisations, conservation schools, museums and enterprises. The project has an End User Group consisting of 9 museums.
The project started on February 1, 2007 and will finish in January 2010. The total cost of the project is 1.010.600 Euro of which 770.000 Euro is provided by the European Commission.
Apsley House, London (English heritage)