Forschungsverbund Provenienzforschung Bayern

The Forschungsverbund Provenienzforschung Bayern (FPB) – Research Association for Provenance Research in Bavaria – was founded in 2015 on the initiative of the Bavarian State Ministry of Education, Science and the Arts. The FPB serves to provide a network and exchange platform for state-run institutions working in the field of provenance research.

The founding members are the Bayerisches Nationalmuseum (Bavarian National Museum), the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Bavarian State Library), the Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen (Bavarian State Painting Collections), the Generaldirektion der Staatlichen Archive Bayerns (General Directorate of the Bavarian State Archives), the Institut für Kunstgeschichte (Institute for Art History) at Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, the Institut für Zeitgeschichte (Institute of Contemporary History), the Landesstelle für die nichtstaatlichen Museen in Bayern (Regional Office for Non-State Museums in Bavaria), the Staatsarchiv München (Bavarian State Archives, Munich), the Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München (State Collection of Prints and Drawings, Munich) and the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte (ZI; Central Institute for Art History).

Chairman: Dr. Johannes Gramlich, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen

Deputy Chairman: Dr. Stephan Kellner, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek



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