Make It Your Own
The basic criterion of this award is the quality of learning opportunities, in a comprehensive perspective: the museological concept, the quality of the storyline, the creativity of the exhibition design and the programme of educational activities. Specific attention is also given to personal mediation, the interactive participation of the public and an effective mix of education and entertainment.
The 2016 winner was Micropia, Amsterdam, The Netherlands http://www.micropi
The dates of the next EMA Meeting (DASA and Micheletti Award - Prize giving Ceremony), which will take place in Skopje (Macedonia), will be Friday and Saturday, 29 and 30 September 2017 (arriving on the Thursday and leaving on the Sunday).
To welcome it with enthusiasm SEE Heritage would like to publish fresh 2017 calendar with your fantastic photos.
12 most voted photos will be covers of the SEE 2017 months.
The deadline for submitting photographs related to cultural heritage in SEE region is 5/11/2016
With Money Matters: The Economic Value of Museums NEMO will explore the multi-layered relations between museums and economy by looking at sustainable and new business models for museums on the one hand and the positive impact and spill-over effects of museums for different parts of society on the other.
Registration is open until 4 November 2016!
The European network Future for Religious Heritage (FRH) will have its Biennial Conference from 9-11 November 2016 in Vicenza, Italy. Once again, it will bring together those committed to save and promote religious heritage across Europe (and beyond). Registration is open and you are welcome to join.
The Conference "Tourists, Travellers and Pilgrims: Encountering Religious Heritage in Today’s Europe" will examine pilgrimage in both its traditional and modern sense. As such, it will likewise be an example of how to involve and engage people in religious heritage.
Cultural Heritage without Borders Bosnia and Herzegovina are organizing Tour de Culture vol 2. Don’t miss it. Applications are open from 01.09.2016.
CHwB BiH contact is gro.bwhc@hib
On the 5th of October, the European Historic Houses Association organises its annual conference on ‘Education, Training and Innovation for Better Management of Historic Buildings’. We are proud to announce Mrs. Martine Reicherts, Director-General for Education and Culture of the European Commission, as our opening speech. For the keynote address, we welcome Mr. Robert Madelin, author of ‘Opportunity Now: Europe’s Mission to Innovate’. Other speakers and panelists will be announced later.
Please register at m.peeters@europeanhistoric>
Let the countdown begin! The European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 is coming! The European Commission published its detailed proposal today.
Europa Nostra stands ready to actively and creatively support the preparation of the year now. We are working with our members and supporters from across Europe together to make the European Year of Cultural Heritage a memorable one for citizens in Europe and beyond. Civil society should be at the heart of shaping this Year. It should not have an end – on the contrary, it should be the start of something more, more Europe and more passion for cultural heritage!
After a six-year process of candidacy, 30 necropolis of stećci from the region have been inscribed on the World Heritage List.
The list includes a total of 30 necropolis, of which 22 are located in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina, three in Serbia and Montenegro and two on the Croatian territory.
The process of preparing documents for registration on the list of UNESCO lasted six years and began in Sarajevo in 2009, signing a letter of intent on joint nominations between Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Croatia and Montenegro.
Save the date for upcoming Branding Workshop for cultural organizations and heritage professionals which will take place in Athens in October.
All applications will be considered for a scholarship that will cover all expenses (tuition, room and board) excluding airfare (transportation) and 100 Euros IHC membership fee for 2016, which is due only once.
The first application deadline is Wednesday September 14th 2016.
The official invitation document is attached here.