MAY 18

To the Museum College in the Republic of Bulgaria Dear colleagues, For 2022, the world museum community has chosen the motto The Power of Museums. The choice was preceded by an international dialogue, which insisted on the Museum’s ability to transform the world around us, to build a better future. In the vision of this happening, the notion of power stands out above all, as…

THE NATIONAL GALLERY presents

BILOS PLETHOS / SET May 2022 – May 2023 Live drawing: May 10 – 13, 2022 Opening on May 14, Saturday, from 20:00 to 22:00 Square 500, atrium Pl. “St. Alexander Nevsky ”, 19 February Street № 1 In 2020, the National Gallery launched a program called The Wall. In the atrium of Square 500, among the sculptures from the representative exhibition of the National…

THE EIGHTEENTH EDITION OF THE EUROPEAN NIGHT OF MUSEUMS WILL TAKE PLACE ON 14 MAY

The European Night of Museums was first organized in 2005 by the French Ministry of Culture, and in just a few years the initiative has been successfully disseminated throughout Europe. Bulgarian museums and galleries are included in its first edition. In its format, the European Night of Museums is a wide open program to the widest possible circle of people who have the opportunity not…

Online promotional event for the SEE Red List on 24 May

The President of the ICOM SEE Alliance for South East Europe (ICOM SEE) – Ms. Alenka Černelič Krošelj, organized on May 24 an online presentation of the SEE Red List, in the work of which on the Bulgarian side participated colleague Elka Penkova. The College is invited to participate in the event with attendance and speeches. If you want to get involved, please contact Darinka…

Promoting the collections: Professionals at the core of museums

Thursday 19 May 6pm to 9pm Webinar online The place of collections within museums is more topical than ever. Their virtual access during the Covid-19 pandemic, the growing demand for its ethical and sustainable management, and the awareness of the risks they run, particularly during an armed conflict, encourage us to renew our questions. Thus, how do institutions in France and abroad guarantee the access,…

PRAGUE 2022

We would like to draw your attention to the information that the Early Bird Registration for ICOM Prague 2022 is EXTENDED until the 10th of MAY 2022! Please don’t forget to share it among your members! You can very easy register here: https://bit.ly/3J3BkQR We will debate about the POWER OF MUSEUMS, museums and civil society, sustainability, leadership and new technologies. A very important part of the Prague 2022 programme is also…

NPTM: lecture evening

On April 28, 2022 (Thursday), from 18:30 in the National Polytechnic Museum will be held a thematic evening dedicated to the great Bulgarian artist Nikola Tanev. National Polytechnic Museum Sofia, 66 Opalchenska Str tel .: 02 931 80 18; 0876 175 745 http://polytechnic-museum.com/ Hits: 3

European Museum Academy Awards – closing date extended until 29 April 2022

CLOSING DATE FOR THE EUROPEAN MUSEUM ACADEMY AWARDS EXTENDED UNTIL 29 APRIL 2022 Dear colleagues, A couple of weeks ago, we asked for your help to bring three European Museum Academy Awards to the attention of the museum community within your country: Luigi Micheletti Award: European prize for innovative museums in the world of contemporary history, industry and science DASA Award: Honours learning opportunities in museums Art…

Presentation of a catalog

Оn behalf of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sonya Penkova and the team of the National Museum of Military History, we invite you to the presentation of the catalog “Our freedom depends on us. The Preserved Heritage of the Bulgarian Struggles for Independence in the 18th – 19th Centuries “. The event will take place on April 20 (Wednesday), from 16.00 in the National Museum of Military…

Invitation from NPTM: “INTERSTELLAR CULINARY PARTY”

“INTERSTELLAR CULINARY PARTY” On April 12 (Tuesday), from 17:30 in the National Polytechnic Museum (NPTM) we will celebrate the Day of Aviation and Cosmonautics. On this occasion, Assistant Professor Dr. Nikolay Solakov and Assistant Professor Dr. Kamelia Loginovska from the Institute of Cryobiology and Food Technology (ICCT) at the Agricultural Academy will present some of the favorite food of astronauts and astronauts. After the USA…