2015 Micheletti Award ! European Museums for the Future !


 The Micheletti Award - European Museums for the Future 

8-9 May 2015 Results will be disclosed in Brescia on occasion of the XX edition of the Award.

Know more about the 2015  BRESCIA  CONFERENCE AND CEREMONY:


"Creative museums for smart citizens"

an exciting programme  full of events


During the EMA Micheletti  the Heritage in Motion winners will be also announced


....and do not miss the occasion to visit the 2015 Universal EXPO in Milan "Feeding the Planet" , which will be open the same week ! Book now Milan and Brescia areas will be crowded !


The XX edition of the Micheletti Award is partner of the European Year of Industrial and Technical Heritage 














Download the Brescia 2015 Registration Form and come ! 





EMA Newsletter February 2015 here available !


NEWS FROM EMA: An overview of current projects developed by EMA.

EMA NEWSLETTER: February 2015

EMA publishes details of its current activities in an occasional Newsletter.

Its Press Releases will continue to focus on individual announcements and events.

EMA : a dynamic and forward-looking organisation to stimulate innovative thinking in European museums.

2014 Kenneth Hudson Seminar at the MUSIL in Rodengo Saiano (I)

2014 Kenneth Hudson Seminar at the MUSIL in Rodengo Saiano (I) - European Museum Academy


This year the Kenneth Hudson Seminar was co-organized by EMA, Fondazione MUSIL, Creative Heritage, Vast-Lab PIN  and other partners.

On the EMA Facebook page, on EMA Twitter  and on the EMA YOUTUBE Channel are available three videos with interviews to some of the speakers commenting the theme of the Seminar. 





Tuesday 16 settembre 2014, 10.30 - 17.00
MUSIL – Museo dell'industria e del lavoro – Via del Commercio 18 - Rodengo Saiano (Bs) - Italy

Interview with Agnes Alfandari (Louvre)

2015 Children in Museums Award

2015 Children in Museums Award - European Museum Academy





Take your chance: download and send an Application Form or contact

the EMA Co-ordinator ,





Ann Nicholls





Children in Museums Award  new Deadline


February 28, 2015


Hurry up ! 



The Children in Museums Award has been established by the European Museum Academy and Hands On! International Association of Children in Museums to recognise internationally excellence and innovation in exhibits designed for children within the museum sector. Applications are welcomed from children’s museums and from education, children and youth departments in museums and science museums, both long-established and recently opened.

The Jury is looking especially for the creative use of exhibitions and programmes with an innovative interpretative approach, which should be meaningful to the relevant age-group.  The Jury will expect proof and examples of your innovative approach and aesthetic qualities,, open-ended learning programme, excellence that can be acknowledged by children.



Deadline : 28 February 2015.







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The new Article of the Month by Carlota Santabarbara

The  new Article of the Month by Carlota Santabarbara - European Museum Academy

Carlota Santabarbara is a young professional contributing now to our series with an article on the conservation of contemporay art. 

Conservation of contemporary art: A challenge for the theory of restoration?


Carlota holds a BA in Art History and Management Postgraduate Cultural Institutions. Diploma in Conservation and Restoration. Actually she is finishing a research of PhD in Art History.


She had two Grants for Conservation and Restoration of Painting at Generalitat of Cataluña. (Barcelona), one Grant for conservation of contemporary art at CDAN, (Huesca), and she has  finished last November a Grant for Audiovisual preservation at Museo Nacional Reina Sofia. (Madrid).