The project "Parallel Traces: A new lens for Jewish Heritage" is officially kicked off in Brussels.
This project, co-funded by the Creative Europe program of the European Union, opens a new window on the interpretation of Jewish heritage in Europe through audiovisual art. + Read more
Discussion on Prospects for Jewish Heritage Conservation.
The Lithuanian Jewish Community held a discussion October 24 about Jewish heritage protection from the present till 2020, about the priority tasks and goals in the context of 2020 being named the Year of the Vilna Gaon and the Year of Litvak History. The discussion mainly focused on the former Great Synagogue in Vilnius and how to protect what remains of it.+ Read more
Transnational meeting # 6 of the Erasmus + DECRA Project (II). We were participating in the sixth transnational meeting of the DECRA project (developing cultural routes for all) in Weissenfles, Germany. + Read more
We are very pleased to present our program to relaunch the European Routes of Jewish Heritage of the Council of Europe, the AEPJ Incubator Project. We are looking for institutions and associations interested in participating in this program: institutions that are already developing a Jewish Route, or for those who want to develop one from scratch.
The AEPJ Incubator Project is a program designed to offer assistance, training, support and mentoring to Jewish heritage projects that include cultural tourism, education, artistic creation, culture, co-creation and sustainable development. The scientific committee of the AEPJ, with experts in these mentioned fields, have designed and will lead this program.
All the information about the AEPJ Incubator Project is published in our website:
Ornament of their city – the synagogue of Kaiserslautern, 1886-1938. September 22, 2018 – December 23, 2018. A special exhibit tells the story of the creation and destruction of the grand synagogue in Kaiserslautern, German, once hailed as the “ornament of their city.”+ Read more
Transnational meeting # 6 of the Erasmus + DECRA Project (III).
For three days the delegates of the different cultural routes have worked around the physical and digital accessibility in their heritage projects. This meeting held in Weissenfels, Germany, has turned out to be a privileged forum to debate, reflect, and above all, share both good practices and great challenges that we face in the development of our projects. + Read more
Transnational meeting # 6 of the Erasmus + DECRA Project. On this occasion, the different cultural routes participating in the project worked on strategies related to physical and digital accessibility. .+ Read more
FILLING THE VOID. A new life for an alsace synagogue. This summer, a dilapidated synagogue in north-eastern France is the site for a striking art installation. Daniel Newman uncovers the story behind the building and the plans for its future + Access to the full-text article
9 DAYS FOR THE TRAINING!!Looking forward to meeting you in Barcelona! The Training, that will be organized in Barcelona during the days 21 and 22 of November, is designed so that it can offer a learning framework on the key issues for the development of Jewish heritage projects, as well as to offer the possibility of individual mentoring with experts in different fields of knowledge. Training is not mandatory for the call, but we believe it is recommended. + Read more
SCIENTIFIC BOARD: EXPERTISE & EXCELENCE. Our Scientific Board is composed of independent scholars and specialists selected for their expertise in the field of tourism, cultural heritage and preservation. The role of the Scientific Board is to design and carry out the training programme, follow up participants on their work, assist them in planning their specific action plan for their routes, approve new European Route's partnerships and supervise the new routes' roll out. + Read more
Exposition Shoah et Bande dessinée. Avec planches originales de la BD Simone Veil, L’IMMORTELLE, Pascal Bresson (Scénario), Hervé Duphot (Dessinateur) - Editions Marabulles. Commisaire d’exposition : Didier Pasamonik. Version satellite de l'exposition du même nom initiée par le Mémorial de la Shoah, cette proposition apporte sa propre vision à travers différents ancrages éditoriaux liés à notre région et des partenariats de prestige dont Fluide Glacial et la librairie Le Carré des Bulles.+ Read more
L'importanza di partecipare. Domenica 25 novembre aprirà in museo la mostra didattica dedicata alle Leggi razziali e allo sport con un focus sulla situazione Veneziana tra 1938 e 1945. L’importanza dello sport per la propaganda e la politica razzista del regime; l’espulsione di sportivi ebrei da associazioni e circoli sportivi, questa la prospettiva che la mostra propone per raccontare le leggi razziali ai cittadini di oggi.+ Read more
Do let us know if you’re organizing a Jewish cultural event in your city; we would love to include it in the next newsletter.