RKD Netherland Institute for art History
Michiel Franken studied art history at the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. Between 1989 and 1999 he was scientific staff member at the Rembrandt Research Project. He has worked for the RKD-Netherlands Institute for Art History since 1999, starting as project manager of the Rembrandt Research Project archives and since 2008 as curator technical documentation & Rembrandt and the Rembrandt school. He is also senior editor of the The Rembrandt Database.