To Imagine Otherwise: Future Archives
The digital transformation of our society has an enormous impact on the nature and form of information. Art, too, is increasingly taking on non-tangible forms. The preservation of art is a major challenge for art and heritage organizations today. In a series of four online webinars, four international leading experts will talk about the archive of the future.
Alexandra Eveleigh (Wellcome Collection in London) kicked off on December 7 with the theme “What is the role of the archivist in times of (online) participation?”.
The next webinar – “The Urgency of Feminist Standpoint Appraisal” by Michelle Caswell, Associate Professor of Archival Studies, Department of Information Studies at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) – takes place on Friday, February 11, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. CET.
“To imagine otherwise: future archives” is an initiative of four Belgian organizations that aim to preserve or to pass on the cultural heritage of the arts of which SIBMAS member CEMPER, Centre for Music and Performing Arts Heritage.