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: 5

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…

NHG: exhibition by Bogdan Alexandrov

THE NATIONAL GALLERY presents BOGDAN ALEXANDROV Painting as a continuous script April 7 – June 19, 2022 Vernissage on April 7, Thursday, from 18.00 to 20.00 Palace, Knyaz Alexander I Square Hits: 6

Call for Applications: 2022 EMA Awards

OPEN CALL FOR THE 2022 EUROPEAN MUSEUM ACADEMY AWARDS SCHEME Dear colleagues, I’m contacting you on behalf of the European Museum Academy. We’d like to ask for your help to bring the following 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…

MINISTER ATANASOV: IT IS NOT A MYSTERY WHAT HAPPENED TO THE 12 MILLION BGN FOR MUSEUMS

It is not a mystery what happened to the BGN 12 million for the museums, it is a matter of mathematical precision and the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Finance will implement the best possible option for those working in this field. This was stated by the Minister of Culture Atanas Atanasov in the program “Face to Face” on BTV. According to Minister…

A rescue mission is underway to evacuate Ukraine’s cultural heritage

Since January, museums have been evacuating works from the so-called red lists of exhibits from collections “Every Ukrainian museum has a so-called red list with its collections,” said Kirilo Lipatov, deputy director of research and exhibitions at the National Museum of Art in Odessa. This register includes works that must be evacuated in the event of an invasion. See the full article at: https://www.bloombergtv.bg/a/8-novini-ot-sveta/104815-v-hod-e-spasitelna-misiya-za-evakuirane-na-kulturno-nasledstvo-na-ukrayna Hits:…

New definition for the Museum

Please get acquainted with the 5 proposals of ICOM for a new definition of the Museum • Proposition 1(EN) : A museum is an accessible, inclusive, not–for–profit institution. It inspiresdiscovery, emotion, reflection, and critical thinking around tangible and intangibleheritage. In the service of society, and in active partnership with diverse communities,museums research, collect, conserve, exhibit, educate and communicate. They operateprofessionally and ethically, promoting sustainability and…

ICOM Standing Committee on Ethics

ICOM Standing Committee on Ethics (ETHCOM), webinar Revision of the ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums, Tuesday 29 March (2-3:30 pm CEST)   On Tuesday 29 March (2-3:30 pm CEST), the ICOM Standing Committee on Ethics (ETHCOM) will host a webinar for the ICOM membership from Europe, as one in a series of regional webinars that are part of the second consultation concerning the revision…