Letter from ICOM-Bulgaria to responsible institutions related to problems in front of museums and the museum college

Dear colleagues, please read the text of the letter:                                     До                                                       Г-н Атанас Атанасов                                                                                                Министър на културата на Република България Г-н Асен Василев Министър на финансиите на Република България   Г-н Тошко Йорданов Председател на Комисията по култура и Медии при Народното събрание на Република България     Уважаеми господа,   Обръщам се към Вас от името на Българския национален комитет на ИКОМ,…

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    THE BULGARIAN NATIONAL COMMITTEE OF ICOM CONGRATULATES ITS COLLEAGUES FROM THE MUSEUM “” ETER PRESTIGIOUS AWARD   Hits: 2

ETER IS THE FIRST BULGARIAN MUSEUM, WINNER OF ONE OF THE TWO GREAT INTERNATIONAL LIVING AWARDS

At an official ceremony on the evening of January 12th in the Serbian capital, Belgrade, the International Foundation for the Forum of Slavic Cultures (FSK) presented the Zhiva Awards for the best museum in a Slavic state. The prestigious award “Best site of cultural heritage”, which is awarded for the third time, won the Regional Open-Air Ethnographic Museum “Etar” – Gabrovo. For the first time…

CAMOC: City Museum Global Mapping Survey

Dear colleagues, we are publishing an original letter from CAMOC. Please meet. January 2022Subject: City Museum Global Mapping SurveyDear Colleagues,Since March 2020, CAMOC has been pursuing “The City Museums Global MappingProject”, supported by ICOM.This project tackles a critical problem: the lack of evidence–based knowledge about the number and type of city museums that currently exist in the world. What is a city museum today? How…

MUSEUM OF ART FROM THE PERIOD OF SOCIALISM: presents exebition STATUS OF IDEOLOGY

THE NATIONAL GALLERY / MUSEUM OF ART FROM THE PERIOD OF SOCIALISM presents STATUS OF IDEOLOGY January 14 – May 15, 2022 Vernissage on January 14, Friday, from 17:00 to 20:00 Subject to all anti-epidemic measures and controlled access Museum of Art from the Socialist Period 7 Lachezar Stanchev Street Twenty-nine works from the foreign section of the National Gallery’s collection feature artists from different…

ICOM membership stamps

Dear colleagues, The stamps for ICOM membership have been sent by the headquarters and have already been received. You can get your stamp against payment of the membership fee for 2022, which is for regular members BGN 130, for pensioners – BGN 40, for institutional – BGN 389 + BGN 30 per card. The stamps will be received at the Regional History Museum by Mariana…

New “Open Arts” foundation website

New “Open Arts” foundation website Open Arts Foundation is pleased to present its new enriched and transformed website! The platform, published on 16 December 2021 , offers a huge archive of information about the Foundation and its many projects, which have inspired us over the years. The content is built in four main panels: ‘About”, ‘Projects’, ‘Partners’ and ‘News’. The ‘ About’ panel contains information about…

NPTM: exhibition “Science is it!”

Welcome to the opening of the visiting Ukrainian exhibition “Science is it!” On December 16, 2021 at 11:00 in NPTM. The art project presents the contribution of Ukrainian women scientists from the end of the XX – beginning of the XXI century to the development of world science. It is part of the UN Women Generation of Equality campaign, which aims to promote gender equality…

They discovered an unknown work by Rembrandt

A hidden sketch has been found under Rembrandt’s Night Watch, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam said. Director Tako Dibits described the discovery as a “breakthrough”, presenting a new study of the iconic work from 1642. “We always suspected that Rembrandt should have sketched the canvas before embarking on this extremely complex composition, but we had not found proof, “he said. Experts from the Rijksmuseum have been…