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Winners of the international contest Museums in Short 2017 revealed

01. 09. 2017

In cooperation with European Museum Academy, Musil – Museum of Industry and Labour from Brescia and Brescia Museum Foundation, and with sponsorship of the Municipality of Piran and Association of Cultural Societies Piran, the Forum of Slavic Cultures conferred the Museums in Short awards 2017. The international award for the best short video related to museums went to the Museum of Yugoslavia ...More

Nights in Old Ljubljana Town culminated with the concert performed by the Russian State Orchestra of St. Petersburg, hosted by the FSC

28. 08. 2017

Thanks to the several-years long cooperation between the Forum of Slavic Cultures and the Administration of Saint Petersburg headed by Governor Poltavchenko the music festival Nights in Ljubljana Old Town, this year dedicated to Slavic cultures, culminated with a magnificent concert. Invited by the Forum of Slavic Cultures the acclaimed State Russian Concert Orchestra of Saint Petersburg under ...More

Close cooperation with Chinese Museums Association set up

20. 07. 2017

At the invitation of the International WWII Museum Association, Dr. Andreja Rihter, on behalf of the Forum of Slavic Cultures, attended the International Forum for curators of WWII museums in Beijing, China, this July, to commemorate the 80th anniversary of nationwide war of resistance against Japanese aggression. Chinese organisation International WWII Museum Association marked the 80th ...More

100 Slavic Novels at the Academic Book Fair

11. 06. 2017

The FSC presented its edition 100 Slavic Novels at the Academic Book Fair Liber.ac organized by the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ljubljana for the eighth year in a row. In addition to the stand with the books from this unique series, in which so far more than 60 books have been published, the presentation of the edition took place on the stage. Former Slovenian editor of the edition and ...More

Andreja Rihter Lectured about Mass Graves in Krakow

10. 06. 2017

The International Cultural Centre in Krakow organized the 4th Heritage Forum of Central Europe. The focus of this years’ meeting was placed on Heritage&Society. It is an interdisciplinary platform for meetings and the discussion of the relations between the past and the present. The objective of the fourth edition was to discuss and analyse reciprocity between heritage and society, as well ...More

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Winners of the international contest Museums in Short 2017 revealed

01. 09. 2017

In cooperation with European Museum Academy, Musil – Museum of Industry and Labour from Brescia and Brescia Museum Foundation, and with sponsorship of the Municipality of Piran and Association of Cultural Societies Piran, the Forum of Slavic Cultures conferred the Museums in Short awards 2017. The international award for the best short video related to museums went to the Museum of Yugoslavia ...More

11th International Summer School of Museology Successfully Brought to an End

26. 05. 2017

The International Foundation – Forum of Slavic Cultures (FSC) organized the 11th International Summer School of Museology in co-operation with the Faculty of Humanistic Studies of the University of Primorska, Euroepean Museum Academy and with the support of the Municipality of Piran.  The event was of truly international nature, it was attended by the museum professionals and students from ten ...More

Andreja Rihter at the Conference in Moscow

29. 03. 2017

At the invitation of the State Central Museum of Contemporary History of Russia and its partners Director of the Forum of Slavic Cultures Andreja Rihter, PhD, will participate at the international conference at the occasion of the centenary of the Russian Revolution which will take place at the end of April in Moscow. Her lecture at the conference Documentary Heritage of the Russian Revolution, ...More

FSC Hosted the Delegation from the Leo Tolstoy Museum-Estate in Ljubljana

27. 03. 2017

At the Invitation of the Forum of Slavic Cultures the delegation from the Leo Tolstoy Museum-Estate "Yasnaya Polyana"  visited Ljubljana between 23 and 25 March. Galina Alexeeva, PhD, Head of Academic Research Department and President of the ICOM International Committee for Literary Museums, and Youlya Vronskaya, Head of International Projects in the Leo Tolstoy Museum-Estate and Coordinator of ...More

The 100 Slavic Novels Celebrations Continued in Paris

25. 11. 2016

After the International Foundation Forum of Slavic Cultures marked the 10th anniversary of the 100 Slavic Novels collection with a series of events in Ljubljana the celebrations continued in Paris. On Tuesday, 22 November 2016, the FSC organized the inauguration of the 100 Slavic Novels exhibition at the Unesco Palace. Slovenian writer Gabriela Babnik took part in the inauguration. The FSC and ...More