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Muzeul Național al Literaturii Române, str. Nicolae Crețulescu, nr. 8 vineri, 17 iunie 2022, ora 10.30 Întâlnire DASA cu manageri muzee Massimo Negri, director științific și membru al Consiliului European al Fundației Academiei Muzeelor ​​Europene - Massimo Negri este în prezent director al Academiei Muzeelor ​​Europene, o fundație olandeză specializată în cercetarea inovației muzeale în Europa prof.univ. dr. Cristescu Ioan, manager general al Muzeul Național al Literaturii Române dr. Virgil Stefan Nițulescu, Manager Muzeul Național al Tăranului Român Gabriela Toma Radu Băieșu Gabriela Mareș Andreea Drăghicescu

A special visit to the National Museum of Romanian Literature in Bucharest

A special visit to the National Museum of  Romanian Literature in Bucharest The National Museum of Romanian Literature in Bucharest won the 2021 DASA Award.  The director, Professor Ioan Cristescu, invited EMA to visit the museum and have a meeting with local directors as well discussing possible areas of cooperation for the future. Our President, Andreja Rihter and our Scientific…

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EMA NEWSLETTER – WINTER ISSUE – 2022

EMA NEWSLETTER - WINTER ISSUE - 2022 A WORD FROM THE BOARD At a time when the world has been struggling with the coronavirus pandemic, severe events due to climate change and very recently with the war in Ukraine that puts so many lives at risk, preservation and protection of cultural heritage and universal values have become more important than…

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Iron Island: The SS Great Britain Refloated

Iron Island: The SS Great Britain Refloated An article by Tim Bryan, Director of the Brunel Institute, SS Great Britain, Bristol The summer of 2020 should have been a time of celebration for the SS Great Britain Trust in Bristol, marking the 50th anniversary of the Victorian steamship’s return to the city where it was built. Of course, the global pandemic…

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Interview with Anastasia Serikova

Interview with Anastasia Serikova EMA asks questions to winner of the 2021 Master Study of the Year Award. In this issue, Hazal Sahin from EMA has interviewed Anastasia Serikova who is a second year student in Saint-Petersburg State Institute of Culture Department of Museology and Cultural Heritage. We have talked about her thesis which is called "The Interpretation of Dissonant Heritage in Museum…

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Article: “The funding for Danish museums does not predominately come from taxes anymore” by Peter Thor Andersen

During the last three decades the total income per year for all Danish museums (museums subsidized with state funding according to the Danish Museum Law) has changed from 121 million euro to 361 million euro (in fixed prices 2021 level). This impressing growth is not a result of public spending (funding from state and municipality). Instead, it is a result of a dramatic change in the total income from other sources such as tickets, purchase of goods in the museum shop etc. as well as private foundations. (...)

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How were museums doing in Europe in 2021? EMA National Reports

It is the fourth year in a row, since 2018, the European Museum Academy produced, with the support of country representatives, the following more subjective inside views about how museums were doing and what the museums experienced as their current challenges, be it political, financial, organisational in 2021.

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Press Release: The Winner of the 2021 Master Study of the Year Award Revealed

In 2021 for the second time the European Museum Academy invited students on master level programmes to participate in our efforts to stimulate further development of the museum sector in Europe. We congratulate Anastasia Serikova from the St. Petersburg State Institute of Culture as the winner in the competition for the European Museum Academy Master Study of the Year 2021 Award.

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Project DOORS Open Call for small and medium-size museums

Project DOORS invites small and medium-size museums across Europe to submit digital pilot proposals for a two-stage incubation programme. The deadline for application submission is 13.02.2022, 23:59 CET.

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EMA Awards winners list by year

EMA Awards winners list by year DASA AWARD WINNERS, 2011-2021 2011                Portimão Museum, Portimão, Portugal2012                santralistanbul Museum of Energy, Istanbul, Turkey2013                Parque de las Ciencias, Granada, Spain 2014                National Petroleum Museum, Stavanger, Norway2015                MAGMA Museum of Arts in Iron in the Maremma, Follonica, Italy2016                Micropia, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 2017                Designmuseum Danmark, Copenhagen, Denmark2018                SMAC State Museum for Archaeology Chemnitz, Germany2019   …

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