Heritage Space IV
Jul 30 - 2020
“City in miniature” is the title of the 3D printed book for visually impared, which contains 15 heritage objects/sites 3D printed and their descriptions in Brail, and twenty relief maps. This project is realized by Fitore Rexhepi and Nentore Rexhepi, part of the fourth edition of Heritage Space.
“One of the past projects we supported enabled access to cultural heritage for the visually impaired and bilnd by creating interactive 3D models of around fifteen cultural heritage sites of Prizren. Equal access to cultural heritage for all members of the society is considered a basic human right. Creating means for the visually impaired in Kosovo to interact with cultural heritage is an important way to raise general awareness that members of the society with certain disabilities should and must be able to take part in social and cultural life equally.” – Nora Weller, one of the Heritage Space fifth edition mentors, mentions the importance of equal access on heritage.
This project has been realized as part of the #HeritageSpace platform which is implemented by CHwB Kosovo. This activity is part of the “Inter-Community Dialogue through inclusive Cultural Heritage Preservation” project implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP Kosovo) and financed by the European Union Kosovo Instrument for Peace and Stability (IcSP / EU) and the Swedish Government.
Archiving Discontinuities Scattered documents, closed doors and institutional amnesia call for a questioning of archival practices and lack thereof. Archives are structures of collective memory and historical continuity. The role of institutions is to actively collect, preserve and make the archival records accessible for the public. How then do we deal with the absence […]
Dec 03 - 2021
Heritage Space offers space for creative people to use cultural heritage as a source of inspiration to develop new products using various cultural mediums and disciplines. This year’s edition will showcase projects which intertwine cultural heritage with: Storytelling & Interpretation Arts & Crafts Digital Heritage The project is implemented by CHwB Kosovo. The project activity […]
Aug 29 - 2019
Four mentors will offer mentoring, consultation and their expertise during the implementation of projects in the fourth edition of Heritage Space. Storytelling & Interpretation Veton Nurkollari – DOKUFEST Artistic Director Erëmirë Krasniqi – Executive Director at Oral History Kosovo Arts & Crafts Sali Shohi – Executive Director at CHwB Kosovo Digital Heritage Leart Zogiani – […]
May 23 - 2019