The Subjective Museum. The impact of participative strategies on the museum – International Conference

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By adopting participative strategies, individual experiences and subjective perspectives gain more and more importance in the museum. The conference brings together international voices to discuss the consequences of this turn to subjectivity. It aims to reflect on participatory approaches in collecting, displaying and researching and to analyze the impact of people’s subjectivity in the museum, whether it is from the museum workers, the visitors or the participants involved in projects. The conference is a joint effort of the Historisches Museum Frankfurt and the Department of Museology of the Universidade Lusófona of Humanities and Technologies in Lisbon to bring together researchers from different parts of the world to fill gaps between diverse museological traditions. The target is to promote the dialog and identify how the museum itself is transformed, along with its practices and methods.
For registration and further information please contact Érica de Abreu Gonçalves. You can contact her in Portuguese, English, French or German.
Conference Fee
The conference fee is 120€ (early bird 100€ if you register before April 26, 2017).
The deadline for registration is May 26, 2017. The number of attendees is limited to 80 people.
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