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Empowering museums through technology

Expanding access, sharing content: Empowering museums through technology is a pilot project considers the digitization of the collections and application of in-site technology in 2 national museums dedicated to the medieval art and iconography. The National Museum of Iconography ONUFRI and the National Museum of Medieval Art, which have very reach collections and preserve some of the most significant artifacts of the Byzantine art, in the region. The project, aims to amplify the unique value of these museums by merging cultural heritage and new technology, both promising assets for a sustainable development of museum as main pillars of cultural tourism industry.

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  • 05.19.2017

    Memorandum of Understanding with Ministry of Culture for museums

    Memorandum of Understanding with Ministry of Culture for museums
    The AADF and the Ministry of Culture signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the project “Empowering museums through technology”. The AADF has committed $ 60,000 for the first phase of the project to be implemented at the National museum of iconography ONUFRI in Berat and the National Museum of Medieval Art in Korca. This phase of the project will be carried out in cooperation with Cultural Heritage Imaging and will open the way for upcoming phases of the project, in order to make the unique collections of these museums accessible in interactive ways.