EMA AWARDS ARE ON THE MOVE !

 

THE 2017 EUROPEAN MUSEUM ACADEMY AWARDS  CEREMONY AND  EMA CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD  IN  SKOPJE   

28 September-1 October 2017

35 candidates from 20 countries applied !

Many thanks to all candidates for their interest in EMA Awards.

 

 

 

 

The Nordic Centre of Heritage Learning and Creativity 2017 annual conference

Planned on the 8th and 9th of February 2017, this conference is an important meeting place for people active in the field of cultural heritage; from staff and directors of cultural organisations to researchers and politicians. The conference languages will be Swedish and English.

The theme of this year’s conference will be Difficult dialogue

 You can find the programme with further information on the conference at NCKs website where you can also register for the conference:

 http://nckultur.org/verksamhet/varkonferensen

The Nordic Centre of Heritage Learning and Creativity is an active partner of EMA !

Heritage in Motion 2017 !

Call for entries for the Heritage in Motion Awards 2017 Open for application from 10 January 2017.

Submit your innovative and new multimedia projects (films, websites, apps, games, museum experiences etcetera) promoting, exploring and/or safeguarding Europe’s cultural heritage.

Are you a producer, director or representing a museum, company, public body, or organization and do you want to show your successful projects in the field of cultural heritage to the rest of Europe? Submit your project for the Heritage in Motion Awards 2017!

Have a look!
www.heritageinmotion.eu / www.heritageinmotion.eu/structure/about-the-competition

The deadline for applications is 14 March 2017.

More information about the Heritage in Motion Awards 2017 and entry procedure here attached.

Contact: Alexandra Roessingh,Project Leader
Heritage in Motion Columbusstraat 101 2561 AC Den Haag The Netherlands

alexandra@heritageinmotion.eu /press@heritageinmotion.eu 
m +31 6 43063863 www.heritageinmotion.eu   
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Investing in sustainable intercultural dialogue at Jamtli, by Henrik Zipsane

This article present an important new project at the Jamtli Museum in Ostersund (Sweden) about intercultural dialogue and an inclusive policy toward refugees.

Henrik Zipsane is CEO of the Jamtli Foundation (a large museum and heritage organization in central Sweden since 2001 (www.jamtli.com), and senior researcher at The Nordic Centre of Heritage Learning & Creativity since 2005 (www.nckultur.org) — an R&D organization for learning through heritage engagement. Henrik Zipsane is guest professor in heritage learning and regional development at Linköping University since 2010 and associate of Pascal Observatory since 2007 as well as associate of European Expert Network on Culture and was appointed expert on culture and adult education 2011 by the European Commission.

 

 

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THE 2017 CHILDREN IN MUSEUMS AWARD

INFORMATION ON THE AWARD

The Children in Museums Award was established in 2011 by the European Museum Academy and Hands On! International Association of Children in Museums.  It recognises excellence and innovation in exhibits designed for children within the museum sector.

The Jury

The Award is judged by a panel of experts experienced in many disciplines within the museum field who all contribute their time as volunteers.

The judges are looking especially for museums, exhibitions and programmes and museum environments which:

  • Display creativity and innovation
  • Encourage children’s curiosity and stimulate their imagination
  • Have well-researched and conceived content which is appropriately targeted and meaningful to the relevant age-group

 

Eligibility

Applications are welcomed from children’s museums; from education children and youth departments in museums; and from specialist subject museums with a particular emphasis on children’s programming.  Museums may be long-established or recently opened.   However, priority is given to programmes which display recent innovation.  The project entered for the Award must be current and open for viewing in the judging year.

To Apply download the Form here attached

The closing date for applications is 1 March 2017.