BMN member N.I. Institute and Museum Bitola presented additional 16 exhibits from the contemporary art permanent exhibition (14 art paintings and 2 sculptures) which have been selected to become accessible for disabled visitors. Paintings were presented on tactile exhibition, texts on Braille, audio narration and sign language videos. Access to videos and audio is also provided by scanning QR codes by cell phone or direct access to their website.
Projects are developed in collaboration with people with disabilities and BMAG experts.
In 2018, BMN provided small grant for the first phase of this project and the tactile exhibition is the continuation of the project.
Project Manager: Dr. Irena Ruzin; Team members: MA Jove Pargovski – coordinator and IT, Tatjana Mijatovich – preparation of tactile images, Vlado Gjoreski – texts, Thessaly Zhirova – Braille texts, Milena Milosevic Micich-consultant, Katerina Sharkovska-sign language, Silvana Petrova Nasuh – narrator and translator in English and Gimel studio. Supported by the Ministry of culture.