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Food for Thought: European Heritage Stories: we are talking about you

Uncovering the Hidden Heritage of Europe With 98 stories submitted, the European Heritage Stories is one of the key initiatives of European Year of Cultural Heritage. By presenting Europe’s hidden heritage gems, it enables a wider recognition of less known heritage places and objects, highlighting the remarkable work of local heritage groups. Moreover, the grants […]

Insights from CultureLabs meeting in Barcellona

Last 3rd and 4th of July, CultureLabs consortium gathered in an intense and productive two-day workshop at the huge ex-industrial-now-cultural “creation factory” Fabra i Coats in Barcelona. The two-day meeting helped CultureLabs to be shaped as an increasingly more coherent project, in which actors share a common language and know each other’s understandings and goals […]

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Food for Thought: Migration. Cities project

The International Committee for the Collections and Activities of Museums of Cities (CAMOC) in partnership with the Commonwealth Association of Museums (CAM) and the International Committee for Regional Museums (ICR) have launched their joint project Migration:Cities | (im)migration and arrival cities.    The project is strongly related to migration and the current refugee crisis. How was the project born? What are its […]

Food for Thought: Uffizi’s Social Remarkable Initiative. Views from around the World

An “intercultural vision” of some masterpieces of the Uffizi Galleries “Views from around the world” narrates the meetings of different cultures at the Uffizi Galleries. The project is an opportunity to compare perspectives from several countries, a step towards building an intercultural dialogue. “Views from around the world” discloses feelings, thoughts and memories originated from […]

Insights from the kick-off meeting

What is CultureLabs? CultureLabs is an Horizon 2020, funded under the Societal Challenges pillar, with the aim to develop novel methodologies and ICT tools that can facilitate the organisation and wider deployment of participatory projects for social innovation through cultural heritage. CultureLabs’ case studies and pilots focus on different immigrants communities and seek to build […]