Travelling exhibit: Imagining the Balkans. Identities and Memory in the long 19th century

When, local time: 
Monday, 8 April 2013 - 9:00am to Tuesday, 8 April 2014 - 7:00pm
Slovenia, Ljubljana
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The exhibit will be inaugurated in the presence of the Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova; the Minister of Culture of Slovenia, Uroš Grilc; European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, Androulla Vassiliou; and, the President of the International Council of Museums (ICOM), Hans-Martin Hinz. The opening ceremony, organized on the occasion of the meeting of the Council of Ministers of Culture of South-East Europe will be attended by Ministers of Culture from South-East Europe.<br /><br />This is the first time that 12 national history museums are coming together to confront and compare their collections and their national histories in a joint exhibit. The exhibit will then travel in the South-East European region. <br />