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SoPHIA – Social Platform for Holistic Impact Heritage Assessment aims to promote collective reflection within the cultural and political sector in Europe on the impact assessment and quality of interventions in historical environment and cultural heritage at urban level. The … Continue reading


SoPHIA’s Stakeholders Virtual Conference Cultural Heritage – Rethinking Impact Assessments

SoPHIA –Social Platform for Holistic Heritage Impact Assessment –, an EU research and innovation Horizon 2020 funded project, reviewed the literature, policy programmes and practices and mapped existing gaps, issues and problems. After consultations during the first Workshop with members … Continue reading


Outcomes of the European Cultural Heritage Green Paper launch webinar

The on line event took place last 22th March as a cooperation between Europa Nostra and other heritage, climate and financial organizations. More than 500 people joined the meeting and shared reflections about the great challenges targeted by the Green … Continue reading


Presentation of UNCHARTED at the European Sociological Association Conference on The Social Effects of Art

On 10th March 2021, Professor Arturo Rodríguez Morató and Dr. Matías Zarlenga, from the University of Barcelona, UNCHARTED project’s partner leader, presented the Project at the 11th midterm conference of the Research Network on the Sociology of the Arts of the European Sociological … Continue reading


Prix #arselectronica 2021 Open call!

The Prix Ars Electronica is the world’s most time-honored media arts competition. Winners are eligible for the coveted Golden Nica awards and monetary prizes of up to 10,000 Euros in each category. They will also be featured at the Ars … Continue reading


NEMO overview and statement on Museum reopenings

© Arxiu Fotogràfic del Consorci del Patrimoni de Sitges NEMO,  Network of European Museum Organisations, has published a country-specific overview of the status quo of museum operations during the pandemic. The list includes information from 31 European countries concerning reopenings, … Continue reading


SoPHIA´s Virtual Stakeholder Conference

The SoPHIA Platform for Holistic Heritage Impact Assessment is happy to announce a two-day conference which will bring together a diverse group of stakeholders to review interventions in Europe’s urban heritage, through keynotes, thematic sessions, workshops, and artistic interventions. The … Continue reading


NEMO Report on emotions and learning in museums

This new report explores how emotions influence the design and understanding of museums and offers suggestions of how museums should make use of the “emotional effect” to create greater impact and memorable experiences. Emotion are considered a pre-condition for learning: in … Continue reading


UNCHARTED project presented at the 1st MESOC International Workshop

  “Societal Impacts of Culture: A transitional Perspective”: this is the titled of the 1st international workshop that was held online by MESOC, the H2020 sister project of UNCHARTED. The meeting provided the opportunity to discuss with experts and stakeholders … Continue reading


SoPHIA Newsletter 3: Cultural Heritage and Development

SoPHIA – Social Platform for Holistic Impact Heritage Assessment aims to promote collective reflection within the cultural and political sector in Europe, on the impact assessment and quality of interventions in European historical environment and cultural heritage at urban level, … Continue reading