The 2016 Micheletti Award, don 't miss the chance ! Apply now !

 

"Micheletti Award nominees and winners do this in inspiring and innovative ways, continually pushing the boundaries and reinventing the museum experience thus paving the way for the museum of the future. I would like to wish all of this year’s contestants the best for this competition, and for the future" 

                                                  Mrs Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni,  Council of Europe’s Deputy Secretary General.

 

 

This  Award (now at its 21st edition) is focused on contemporary European history and its scientific, industrial and social heritage. You may apply if you are a museum of 20th-century history (social, political, military), a museum of science, technology or industry, a science centre, an ecomuseum or an interpretation centre on these subjects. Don’t miss the chance to profit from the visibility and networking opportunities offered to your museum by taking part in the scheme. Hundreds of museums have already done so in the 20 years of activity of the Micheletti Award. Candidates also have the opportunity of running for the DASA Award, which focuses on themes of the world of work, past, present and future, with special attention given to man with his concerns, needs and abilities.

 

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Mrs Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni Deputy Secretary Gen. of the Council of Europe

Mrs Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni  Deputy Secretary Gen. of the Council of Europe - European Museum Academy

Mrs Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni  Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe delivered a  speech in Brescia during the EMA Days on occasion of the XX anniversary of the Luigi Micheletti Award. 

EMA is very grateful for her words of support as well as for her statement which interprets very well the spirit of this program jointly developed over the years by the MUSIL Foundation, the Micheletti Foundation  and the European Museum Academy.

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2015 MICHELETTI AWARD: SUCCESS FOR THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES OF THE NETHERLANDS

At a ceremony held in the Salone Vanvitelliano at the Palazzo della Loggia in Brescia, The National Archives of the Netherlands was announced as the winner of the 2015 Micheletti Award.  The trophy was presented to the Archives’ representatives, Astrid Hertog and Nancy Hovingh. Representing the Luigi Micheletti Foundation was its President Aldo Rebecchi.  The trophy was handed by the President of A2A Company: Dr. Giovanni Valotti.

The judges said: “This exhibition was excellently conceived and excitingly presented. …..the National Archives of The Netherlands sets a very good example for other archival institutions.  It is first of all a question of will and courage.”

 

SPECIAL COMMENDATION

This year a Special Commendation was given to the Maritime Museum of Denmark at Helsingør. 

THE 2015 DASA AWARD 

The winner this year is the MAGMA Museum of Arts in Iron in the Maremma, Follonica, Italy.

 

Full photo report at:http://tinyurl.com/k6bfz8x

2015 MICHELETTI AWARD: SUCCESS FOR  THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES OF THE NETHERLANDS - European Museum Academy

2015 Heritage in Motion winners announced !

2015 Heritage in Motion winners announced ! - European Museum Academy

2015 Heritage in Motion  winners  announced in Brescia during the 2015 EMA Days, winners and details availables at:

www.heritageinmotion.eu

Heritage in Motion was founded two years ago by EMA and Europa Nostra and it is now actively cooperating with Europeana.

 

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