Winners of Heritage in Motion Awards announced

During the annual conference of the European Museum Academy the winners of the 2017 Heritage in Motion Awards in four categories as well as two special mentions were announced.

The Awards were presented at the Macedonian National Theatre in Skopje, Macedonia on Friday, 29 September 2017. The annual multimedia competition honors creators of films, games, apps and websites related to Europe's cultural and natural heritage and is an initiative by the European Museum Academy (EMA) and Europa Nostra and is empowered by Europeana.

The Best Achievement Award was presented to the UK's Historic Palaces' project <link https: himentry slug-b8d95e6193daf8032ca31da893c3e59b external-link-new-window external link in new>"The Lost Palace". It was recognised for the technological achievement as well as engaging aesthetics, design and concept.

The <link https: himentry slug-e725d48429303680a4948577fc397609 external-link-new-window external link in new>Athens Time Walk was honored as the Best App for Mobile Devices. While the cooperation of the Stockholm City Museum, the Stockholm City Archive, the Stockholm City Library and the City of Stockholm Administration of Education received the award for the best website: <link https: himentry slug-bcd3b472548c436dbc81bea93b208f11 external-link-new-window external link in new>Stockholmskällan. The <link https: himentry slug-11a6da524c4cc8a592b99088b4b9b324 external-link-new-window external link in new>Exhibition on Screen project was recognised in the category film and video for bringing exhibitions to over 1500 cinemas since 2009.

Two Special Mentions went to <link https: himentry slug-e54372a799a2533b4093eac10649f91f external-link-new-window external link in new>The Next Rembrandt project from ING Bank and <link https: himentry slug-c8679f0b53a689cb8d6d0fa84fb9fcf2 external-link-new-window external link in new>Signly with Signly @ The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre.

For further information and a press release, please see the <link https: pressrelease winners-heritage-in-motion-2017 external-link-new-window external link in new>Heritage in Motion website