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In an age where digital experiences often outpace physical ones, the treasures of our past — found in museums, galleries, libraries, and other heritage sites — face the challenge of remaining relevant and accessible. These custodians of culture play a crucial role in preserving our collective history, yet many find

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Join Our Team: Assistant to Coordinator Position at The Headley SEE Cultural Heritage Fund

We are thrilled to announce an exciting opportunity at The Headley SEE Cultural Heritage Fund, a promising initiative launched in February 2024 to foster the preservation and engagement with Southeast Europe’s (SEE) cultural heritage. The Fund, funded by the Headley Trust UK and administered by BMN, aims to increase the

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Activities of the BMN

Activities of the BMN 19 April 2024 (Day 2) 12.30 – 13.00 Municipality Tivat, Multimedial Hall The session will give an overview of the current activities of the Balkan Museum Network focusing on opportunities for BMN members. Special announcement will be shared about the start of “The Headley SEE Cultural

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Order in disorder – The challenges of working with neglected museum collections, Efrosinija Breshovska

Case study presentation Order in disorder – The challenges of working with neglected museum collections, Efrosinija Breshovska 19 April 2024 (Day 2) 14:00 – 14:10 Municipality Tivat, Multimedial Hall Facilitator: Irena Ruzin, N.I. Institute and Museum Bitola The presentation refers to the challenges in working with neglected ethnological museum collections

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We are here – Holocaust education, Zaklina Mucheva

Case study presentation We are here – Holocaust education, Zaklina Mucheva 19 April 2024 (Day 2) 13:50 – 14:00 Municipality Tivat, Multimedial Hall Facilitator: Irena Ruzin, N.I. Institute and Museum Bitola Zaklina Mucheva Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of Macedonia Zaklina Mucheva has a Master Degree in Management of

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Digitization of cultural heritage, Snežana Mijić

Case study presentation Digitization of cultural heritage, Snežana Mijić 19 April 2024 (Day 2) 13:40 – 13:50 Municipality Tivat, Multimedial Hall Facilitator: Irena Ruzin, N.I. Institute and Museum Bitola In today’s society, the digitization of cultural heritage has become an inevitable norm. However, often when we talk about digitization, we

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Anatomy of a museum guide, Maja Minoska-Pavlovska

Case study presentation Anatomy of a museum guide, Maja Minoska-Pavlovska 19 April 2024 (Day 2) 13:30 – 13:40 Municipality Tivat, Multimedial Hall Facilitator: Irena Ruzin, N.I. Institute and Museum Bitola The presentation will highlight how a project initially aimed at blind and visually impaired students evolved into a multifaceted tool

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Dorina Xheraj-Subashi

Reviving abandoned heritage into a cultural tourist trail, Dorina Xheraj-Subashi and Inesa Sulaj

Case study presentation Reviving abandoned heritage into a cultural tourist trail, Dorina Xheraj-Subashi and Inesa Sulaj 19 April 2024 (Day 2) 13:20 – 13:30 Municipality Tivat, Multimedial Hall Facilitator: Irena Ruzin, N.I. Institute and Museum Bitola The presentation discusses the multiple interpretations and narratives of community memory as a basis

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Newest normal – Initiative for guided exhibition tours, Bojana Janeva-Shemova

Case study presentation Newest normal – Initiative for guided exhibition tours, Bojana Janeva-Shemova 19 April 2024 (Day 2) 13:10 – 13:20 Municipality Tivat, Multimedial Hall Facilitator: Irena Ruzin, N.I. Institute and Museum Bitola “The Newest Normal” exhibition tour initiative was created and implemented after the COVID crisis by art historian

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Yllka Gjikopulli

A New Chapter, Reviving Ethnographic Museums in Albania Post-2019 Earthquake, Yllka Gjikopulli

Case study presentation A New Chapter, Reviving Ethnographic Museums in Albania Post-2019 Earthquake, Yllka Gjikopulli 19 April 2024 (Day 2) 13:00 – 13:10 Municipality Tivat, Multimedial Hall Facilitator: Irena Ruzin, N.I. Institute and Museum Bitola Yllka Gjikopulli Contemporary video artist and curator Yllka Gjikopulli (b.1985, Albania), based in Tirana, is

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