European Commission - 7th Framework Programme European Museums and Libraries in/of the age of migrations Monday 30 March 2015


The MeLa* Project

MeLa* European Museums in an age of migrations is a four year long research project funded by the European Commission under the Socio-economic Sciences and Humanities Program (FP7th). MeLa* is an interdisciplinary programme which reflects on the new museums role with the aim to define new strategies for contemporary museums in a context characterized by a continuous migration of people and ideas.

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MeLa* Books

The MeLa editorial activity promotes the widespread use of the advancement of knowledge produced by the Project. Special policies have been agreed by the Consortium Partners in order to guarantee a high open access level to all the research products and, in particular, to the series of open access digital publications which report the main findings ensued from the activities developed by the different MeLa Research Fields. All the books are readable and downloadable from the "Documents" section of the website.
 

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Research Fields


From the Blog

MeLa RF03 book: ‘Cultural Networks in Migrating Heritage Intersecting Theories and Practices across Europe’

MeLa Research Field 03 is delighted to announce the publication of ‘Cultural Networks in Migrating Heritage. Intersecting Theories and Practices across Europe’, written by Perla...

Fully-funded PhD on ‘Innovative methods and tools for sustainable curation, access and reuse of Digital Heritage’

At present millions of digital heritage resources are increasingly being made available online (for example through the Europeana portal), with a variety of content types, quality and rights. But so...

Insights from the MeLa Final Event – MeLa Exhibition (21 January – 6 February 2015)

Section I – MeLa Research by Design and Experimental Actions Situated in the tunnel space facing the patio of the building, this section would illustrate the “Research by Design” and the... www.mela-blog.net

Documents

  • Francesca Lanz, Elena Montanari

    Books
    October 2014 Advancing Museum Practices Fd06 more
  • Victoria Walsh, Paul Goodwin, Pamela Sepulveda

    Books
    June 2014 Transfigurations: Curatorial and Artistic Research in an Age of Migrations Fd04 more
  • Luca Basso Peressut, Cristina F. Colombo, Gennaro Postiglione

    Books
    October 2014 Museum Multiplicities: Field Actions and Research by Design Fd05 more
  • MACBA Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona

    Books
    June 2014 Folding the Exhibition Fd04 more
  • Research Field 04

    Document
    July 2014 Research Field 04 Final Brochure: Curatorial and Artistic Research Fd04 more
  • Iain Chambers, Giulia Grechi, Mark Nash

    Books
    June 2014 The Ruined Archive Fd02 more
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