In Pompeii, a unique laser fresco was restored

One of the most impressive frescoes of the ancient city, which is more than 2000 years old, has restored its former splendor thanks to laser technology. The fresco decorated the Casa dei Ceii mansion, which archaeologists excavated in 1913-1914. At one time it was one of the most magnificent mansions of the ancient city, built in the 2nd century BC. According to researchers, the family…

For ICOM members: How to join an International Committee?

How to join an International Committee? Dear NCs colleagues, I contact you on behalf of ICOM’s International Committees, regarding the question “how a member can join an IC?”. The 32 International Committees bring together experts of museum specialties and join an International Committee is one of the ICOM members benefit. To learn more about the various benefits of being an ICOM member, please visit: https://icom.museum/en/news/5-good-reasons-to-join-icom/…

ICOM France: Research and Museums-Deontological Debate

Research and museums Tuesday, March 9, 2021   18:00 – 21:00 (19-22 h. Bulgarian time) On the ZOOM digital platform This session is organized live on the ZOOM digital platform and will be held simultaneously in French, English and Spanish. ZOOM platform To join us Link to the session: Meeting identification number: 882 8880 4783 Code: 006596 Programme Ouvertures  Charles Personnaz, directeur de l’Institut national…

Invitation from MUSEOEUROPE 2021-Regional Museum Maribor, Slovenia

LIVING IN EUROPE The MUSEOEUROPE project was conceived in 2012 as part of the project MARIBOR 2012, European Capital of Culture. In 2014, our museum organised a symposium on the theme of The Applied Value of the Wooden Wheel. In 2015, the theme of the symposium was Meetings of Two Worlds. In 2016, on the 170th anniversary of Franz Liszt’s performance in the Knights’ Hall…

CIDOC 2021 – Call for Papers

Symbiosis of Tradition and Digital Technology, Tallinn 6-10 sepember 2021 Technology has moved from being a challenge for a museum, to being an enabler, to becoming an integral part of museum experience. Emerging technologies allow and compel us to adopt new ways of working, but we do so within the frame of traditional planning methods like strategies and roadmaps. How can we best exploit both…

Ministry of Culture: financing RESTORATION ACTIVITIES, 2021

APPLICATION FOR TARGETED FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR PERFORMANCE OF SPECIALIZED CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION ACTIVITIES AT REAL ESTATE CULTURAL VALUES 2021 Pursuant to Art. 3, para. 3 of the Rules for selection of sites and determination of activities for providing targeted financial support in the field of conservation and restoration of immovable cultural values, the Ministry of Culture announces that the starting date for submission of applications…

Conference 200 years Rakovski (1821-1867)

Military Academy “Georgi Stoykov Rakovski” is pleased to invite you to a scientific conference with international participation “Georgi Stoykov Rakovski – 200 years of immortality”, which will be held on 12 – 13 April 2021 in VA “Georgi Stoykov Rakovski” in attendance format (In case of deterioration of the epidemic situation in Bulgaria, additional information will be provided regarding the holding of the conference). The…

ICOM France: electronic debate

Tuesday, February 16th from 1 to 2:30 pm (2-3.30 pm Bulgarian time) meet and discuss on Zoom “Free, accessible, sustainable, connected with social networks … Is the digital world inclusive?”  What is a digital success? Is free digital technology sustainable? Does digital technology generate new forms of solidarity between museums (equipment for museums; training of staff in digital technology)? Has the COVID-19 crisis durably changed…