© Image: Lucrezia Carnelos Four people are sitting in a gallery space. All four are wearing goggles and headphones and they are experiencing some kind of virtual reality art.
NEMO report on digitisation and copyright

In order to identify challenges that museums in Europe encounter when digitising their collections and establishing online access to them, NEMO conducted a survey on digitisation and copyright. The findings and recommendations...

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Resolution on EU strategy for international...

Culture deserves a bigger role in EU diplomacy - with this statement the European Parliament's CULT Committee called for a greater support and acknowledgement of culture as an essential part of EU political dialogue with non-EU...

 
World Heritage Committee Meeting Closes - 21...

The 10-day meeting of the World Heritage Committee closed on 12 July with the inscription of 21 new sites on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.

 
European Commission puts forward new rules to...

On 13 July 2017, the European Commission put forward new rules to clamp down on the illegal import and trafficking of cultural goods from outside the EU, often linked to terrorist financing and other criminal activity.

 
[REGISTRATION OPEN] Open Heart Surgery - The...

From 9-12 November 2017, Ghent will be home to NEMO’s 25th Annual Conference and birthday event! For four days, NEMO gathers representatives from European national museum organisations, museum experts, and policy makers and...

 
Committee on Culture and Education adopts...

The CULT Committee voted on the amendments prepared by rapporteur Marc Joulaud on 11 July and adopted them. The ITRE Committee (Industry, Research and Energy) also adopted its amendments the same day.

 
[Call for Applications] Childrens in Museums...

The Children in Museums Award starts into its 7th year. The prize that recognises

excellence and innovation in exhibits designed for children within the museum sector is open for applications until 1 March 2018.

 
Statement on the Reflection Paper on the...

NEMO is part of the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts which issued a statement on the reflection paper on the social dimension of Europe, issued by the European Commission. It highlights the social dimension of the...

 
Research for CULT Committee - Teaching Common...

The research mainly explored how EU Member States teach common values, such as democracy and tolerance, in Europe. It focused on secondary education and the Member States' curricula, but also took the role of civil society and...

 
NEMO in Ghent to prepare NEMO's 25th Annual...

NEMO went to Ghent, Belgium, to meet with the hosts of NEMO's Annual Conference from 9-11 November 2017. Pascal Ennaert from the Flemish Art Collection and Sergio Servellon from ICOM Flanders organised a day full of meetings and...