Newsletter 02/15

  We proudly present the second issue of the BMN Newsletter! Read here about the Balkan Museum Network’s 2015 annual conference titled “Meet, See, (critically) Do”; About the five museum projects that have been awarded a small BMN / CHwB grant of up to 3.000 EUR and will be implemented

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“My Museum and Me”

The Balkan Museum Network has launched a major international initiative exploring interpretation of museum objects, particularly focusing on multiple voices. Communication is at the heart of exhibitions. Museums create messages and meanings and provide information about objects. Visitors of the museums are often passive receivers in an exhibition – they

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Meeting of South East European Heritage Network

The work of the Balkan Museum Network has been presented on the 12th SEE Heritage Meeting that took place in Cetinje (Montenegro) in the period 3-5 July 2015. It has been great to discuss together with 30 representatives of NGOs dealing with heritage from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo,

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5th Meeting of BMN Steering Board

BMN Steering Board meeting took place in the period 21 – 24 June 2015, in Strp near Kotor (Montenegro). The topics that were discussed concerned activities of BMN and planning for 2016. It was decided that BMN objectives for 2016 will be focusing activities to these five topics: Access and

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Crafting Access

Cultural Heritage without Borders Bosnia and Herzegovina is happy to announce that the beginning of the project “Crafting Access ‐ capacity building for heritage and craft-based inclusion across the western Balkans” is scheduled for 1st of September 2015. Together with Balkan Museum Network (BMN), Deaf and disabled people’s organizations across

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Cultural leadership for changing societies

Balkan Museum Network is one of three partners in the pilot project “Cultural leadership for changing societies – developing capacities of leaders in culture in the Western Balkans” together with Nätverkstan from Sweden and Creative Mentorship from Serbia. This pilot project will start in August 2015 and in the next

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Call for the participation in the online exhibition of the Balkan Museum Network: “My Museum and Me”

We invite all member museums to apply for participation in the online exhibition of the Balkan Museum Network: “My Museum and Me”! This interactive, cross-border, online BMN exhibition will integrate selected objects from museums’ collections, museological interpretation and visitors’ responses – explaining the meaning and value for the museum object,

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Five museum projects to be implemented until the end of 2015

Through the activities of the Balkan Museum Network and Cultural Heritage without Borders Bosnia and Herzegovina, five museum projects will be awarded a financial grants of up to € 3.000. The projects will be realized with the financial support of the Government of Sweden. We are happy to announce that

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Around 90 museum professionals participated in one of the largest museum conferences in the Western Balkans

Around 90 museum and heritage professionals from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Germany, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Sweden and United Kingdom participated from the 15th to 17th April, 2015 in Novi Sad in the third annual museum conference titled „Meet, See, (critically) Do“. The conference was organized by the Balkan

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Institutions that have submitted the applications to the Call for Project Proposals

Thank you all for submitting the project proposal to the call for projects! Please find bellow the list of the institutions that have submitted the proposal. All applicants will be informed about the results of the evaluation until 15 May. Stay tuned for more information.  National Institute for Protection of

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