24 May

Happy holiday! Day of the holy brothers Cyril and Methodius, of the Bulgarian alphabet, education and culture and of Slavic literature Hits: 0

Address by the chairman of ICOM Bulgaria Svetla Dimitrova

Dear colleagues and friends of museums! In 1977, at its XI General Conference in Moscow, the International Organization of Museums decided to mark the 18th of May as International Museum Day. The first events were next year. From then to today, already 46 years ago, the 18th of May has been permanently inscribed in the life not only of museums, but also of all people…

Art Gallery – Kazanlak

ELECTIONS Representative exposure of Art Gallery – Kazanlak Official opening: May 17. (Friday), 6 p.m. The new representative exhibition “Choices”, presenting more than 120 authors with almost 250 works from the rich collection of the Art Gallery – Kazanlak, is a kind of journey, the prelude of which goes through the classic narrative of the history of the development of art, developed in parallel with…

An address by ICOM’s President Emma Nardi

Dear colleagues, members and friends of the museum community, Ever since 1977, ICOM has organised The International Museum Day on May 18. This day is a wonderful opportunity to harmonise all members in a global symphony played in very diverse ways. The theme that was chosen at the ICOM General Assembly for IMD 2024 is Museums for Education and Research! For me, education has been the core…

ICOM France

Slavery, colonization and their legacies at the museum What are the issues? How to talk about it? Thursday May 30, 2024 // 12:30 p.m. on Zoom Dominique Taffin, general curator of heritage, project manager at the Ministry of Culture and former director of the Foundation for the Memory of Slavery, is our next guest on Thursday May 30 in our cycle The 52 minutes of…

THE NATIONAL GALLERY presents

THE NATIONAL GALLERY presents KETTE KOLVITZ: FATE, CONTEXT, POSITION „18 May – 16 June 2024 Opening on May 18, Saturday, 7:00 p.m Palace, “Knyaz Alexander I” square N1 Hits: 2

FORUM ON TOPIC: “PROMOTION OF MUSEUMS TODAY. ATTRACTING THE MUSEUM PUBLIC IN THE DIGITAL ERA – EFFECTIVE CLASSIC AND MODERN STRATEGIES’

A meeting of museum specialists from all over the country was held at the National Polytechnic Museum (NPTM). The topic of the forum was: “Popularization of museums today. Engaging Museum Audiences in the Digital Age – Effective Classic and Modern Strategies’. The participants aimed to find relevant models for improving the public image of museums and their more successful promotion to the general public. The…

ICOM SEE: Promotion of educational initiatives in Bulgarian museums

Promotion of educational initiatives in Bulgarian museums – that is the topic that the Bulgarian participants in the ICOM SEE conference presented to their colleagues from Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Romania and Montenegro. Svetlozar Todorov, Head of the Cultural Management Department in the ETAR museum shared the experience of the team. The director of the museum, Prof. Svetla Dimitrova, and Aksinia Buteva, PhD from the Regional…