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BY EUROPEANA 28.03.2017

Art Up Your Tab: heritage in your browser

Art Up Your Tab with curated artworks from the inspiring collection of Europeana! Most people will see just a blank screen when they open a new tab or window in their browser. This could be much...
Centro de Interpretación del Vino y la Sal 25.03.2017

“La Sal Mágica del Caño de Sancti Petri. La leyenda de Ariadna”.

“La Sal Mágica del Caño de Sancti Petri. La leyenda de Ariadna”. A book about salt tradition of Chiclana. The book called “La Sal Mágica del Caño de Sancti Petri. La leyenda de Ariadna” was...
Ptuj Ormož Regional Museum 23.03.2017

Celjski baročni orglarski mojster Janez Frančišek Janeček

Na letošnji kulturni praznik je Pokrajinski muzej Ptuj – Ormož strokovni in laični javnosti predstavil monografijo, ki celostno prikazuje življenje in delo celjskega baročnega orglarskega mojstra...
BY EUROPEANA 21.03.2017

#AllezLiterature – celebrate the power of poetry

This World Poetry Day (21 March), we are inviting you to join a month long social media salute to poetry from across Europe. From the Romantics to War poetry and from Burns to Punk, discover, share...
BY EUROPEANA 20.03.2017

Graphic Inspiration: Nature and Folk Art in Hungarian Art Nouveau

In this week’s Art Nouveau season guest post, Júlia Katona, Head of Collection at Budapest’s  Schola Graphidis Art Collection , highlights the importance of graphic arts within Art...
BY EUROPEANA 13.03.2017

Slovak painting in the era of Art Nouveau

This week’s guest post for our Art Nouveau season comes from Lukáš Štepanovský of the Slovak National Gallery in Bratislava. Martin Benka After the Storm , 1918, Slovak National Gallery, In...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 09.03.2017


We are looking for migrants and refugees, people who in the last decades came, and made a home for themselves in Maribor. We want to share your stories and remind everyone of how important migrants...
Slovenian School Museum 09.03.2017

Digitalizirani viri za zgodovino šolstva (2016)

Prispevek predstavlja konec leta 2016 dostopne digitalizirane vire za zgodovino šolstva, povezane z dejavnostjo in gradivom Slovenskega šolskega muzeja, ki jih najdemo na spletni strani muzeja, na...
BY EUROPEANA 08.03.2017

#5WomenArtists: celebrating female artists from across Europe

Ask someone to name five artists and responses are likely to include famous European names such as Picasso, van Gogh, Monet, da Vinci — all male artists. Ask them to name five women artists, and the...
BY EUROPEANA 06.03.2017

Gerda Koepff, pioneering collector of Art Nouveau glass

Today’s Art Nouveau season guest post from one of the world’s leading collections of glass, Düsseldorf’s Glasmuseum Hentrich . Dr. Dedo von Kerssenbrock-Krosigk introduces us to the...
BY EUROPEANA 27.02.2017

The Réseau Art Nouveau Network: European cooperation for the enhancement of Art Nouveau

Today’s Art Nouveau season guest post comes from Anne-Lise Alleaume of  Réseau Art Nouveau Network What you call Art Nouveau depends on where you come from: it could be Jugendstil , Glasgow...
BY EUROPEANA 25.02.2017

Maggy’s picks: Art Nouveau prints and Catalan early recordings

You can easily get lost among over 53 million cultural heritage objects we display in Europeana. That is why, in this series we hand-pick some of the additions to our Collections that should not be...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 22.02.2017

FENCES IN HEADS - Meeting Samira Kentrić

About her life, her migrant parents, how did this heritage affect her life and art, the influence of the war in Bosnia on her youth and her perception of the world around her. About her books...
BY EUROPEANA 21.02.2017

Welcome to Art Nouveau season on Europeana Art

Today we are happy to announce the launch of Art Nouveau season on Europeana Art , running from now until the end of May.  During the season we’ll explore the depth and diversity of this influential...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 17.02.2017

Fences in heads - workshop for school children

We destroy fences and build bridges. Workshop, which was a part of our Museum for peace project, was all about stereotypes about refugees, which are used for fueling hatred and fear of the unknown....
BY EUROPEANA 06.02.2017

#ColorOurCollections with an Art Nouveau colouring book

Following last year’s inspiring Europeana Colouring Book for Grown-ups , we’re taking part in #ColorOurCollections again this year. #ColorOurCollections is a week-long colouring fest...
BY EUROPEANA 02.02.2017

Kalimba, Lukembe and Ennanga: the musical instruments of Africa

This month, we take a look at musical instruments of Africa. These are well represented on Europeana Music , thanks to the wide and varied records from Musical Instrument Museums Online (MIMO). This...
Murska Sobota Gallery 02.02.2017


V sredo, 8. februarja 2017 , vas v okviru slovenskega kulturnega praznika med 9. in 17. uro vabimo v Galerijo Murska Sobota na brezplačen ogled kiparske razstave Janeza Boljke. Vodstvo po razstavi...
BY EUROPEANA 27.01.2017

Lost WW1 memorial plaque of HMS Laurentic fireman returned to family thanks to Europeana 1914-1918

A lost World War One memorial plaque – dedicated to fireman Thomas McGarry who died in the sinking of the HMS Laurentic in 1917 – has been returned to his family decades later thanks to...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 21.12.2016

The Manchester of Yugoslavia Catalogue

Are you interested in our industrial heritage? You can read all about our textile industry in this new catalogue. In english!