toolkits - preservation resources

The Netherlands

Check the Toolkit for the Netherlands >

The Toolkit for The Netherlands is compiled by the Cultural Heritage Agency, Rijksdienst voor het Cultureel Erfgoed/RCE (Netherlands)

The Dutch Peer Review Group includes:

  • Nadja Keuter-de Vries, Restauratiefonds
  • Paul Morel, Stadsherstel Amsterdam
  • Niek Smit and Cunera Vergeer, Vereniging Hendrick de Keyser


Check the Toolkit for the USA >

The Toolkit for the USA is compiled by the Getty Conservation Institute/GCI (USA)

The International Peer Review Group includes:

  • Iveta Černá, Director Villla Tugendhat (Czech Republic)
  • Catherine Croft, Director 20th Century Society (UK)
  • Fabio Grementieri, member of the National Commission of Monuments of Argentina, and Head of the Preservation Program at Torcuato Di Tella University (Argentina)
  • George Smart, Founder (USA)
  • Jyoti Somerville, GML Heritage Associate, architectural conservation expert with over 30 years' experience in built heritage conservation (Australia)
  • Lynda S. Waggoner, Director Emerita Fallingwater (USA)

We are thankful for the research by Kristen Munchheimer, Graduate Intern (2018-2019) Getty Conservation Institute and Moriah Schnose, Administrative Coordinator for Retreats at Sunnylands.


The Toolkit for Owners of a Modern House is an initiative of the Iconic Houses Foundation.
The Steering Committee includes:

  • Natascha Drabbe, Architectural Historian, Executive Director and Founder Iconic Houses Network (Netherlands)
  • Fiona Fisher, Curator, Dorich House Museum/Researcher, Kingston School of Art, Kingston University London (UK)
  • Janice Lyle, Director Sunnylands Center & Gardens in Rancho Mirage (USA)
  • Chandler McCoy, Senior Project Specialist, Getty Conservation Institute (USA)

Special thanks to Willie van Burgsteden/Mixed Flavours (Netherlands)