Posts Tagged ‘Skopje’

  • Skopje Ottoman heritage tour for the International museum day 2019

    on May 31, 19 • in Architecture, Art, Museum, News, Ottoman period, Our Activity, Republic of Macedonia, Tourism • with Comments Off on Skopje Ottoman heritage tour for the International museum day 2019

    On 19.05.2019 within the national ICOM program for the International Museum Day 2019, HAEMUS organized an educational “Skopje Ottoman Heritage tour”. Our walking tour comprised the cultural and historical monuments of the Ottoman period in which belongs all those architectural objects that have been built since the arrival of the Turks in Macedonia in winter 1391-92 up until the Balkan Wars, and they survive in an authentic or reconstructed form by today. The architectural heritage of the Ottoman Empire has left impressive monuments in Skopje, mainly visible in the old part of the city. Due to

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  • HAEMUS Publications – upcoming Byzantine heritage of Skopje Travel Guide

    on May 27, 19 • in Architecture, Art, Book, Byzantine, Christianity, History, News, Our Activity, Promotion, Republic of Macedonia, Tourism • with Comments Off on HAEMUS Publications – upcoming Byzantine heritage of Skopje Travel Guide

    The Byzantine art and architecture from the moment it was created until today attracts interest and excitement, both to the experts and to the believers, and to all the lovers of the cultural heritage as well. As a region with a vast heritage from different epochs and cultural periods, Skopje region abounds in Christian buildings from all historical eras, ranging from the Roman period to the late Middle Ages. This sacral cultural heritage reflects the cultural tradition and memory of the local communities and represents a set of values ​​that have been created over many

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  • Extraordinary exhibition about Trebenishte

    on Mar 12, 19 • in Antiquty, Archaeology, Art, Bulgaria, Classical period, Exhibition, News, Our Activity, Republic of Macedonia, Serbia • with Comments Off on Extraordinary exhibition about Trebenishte

    “100 Years of Trebenishte” is an exhibition dedicated to an excavations at the archaeological site near Ohrid, to mark 100 years since the accidental discovery of the Trebenishte site near Ohrid on March 20, 1918. The exhibition was open at the Archaeological Museum of Macedonia at the beginning of March and it will run through late August. More than 400 bronze, silver, gold, ceramic, amber, and glass items are shown, and the exhibit features also the golden masks discovered at the Trebenishte necropolis dating from the sixth-fifth century B.C. The artifacts are described in detail in

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  • The Palaces of Old Skopje Educational tour for the International Museum Day 2018

    on May 25, 18 • in Anthropology, Architecture, Art, Cultural heritage, Culture, Education, History, News, Our Activity, Republic of Macedonia, Tourism • with Comments Off on The Palaces of Old Skopje Educational tour for the International Museum Day 2018

    The Center for Scientific Research and Promotion of Culture “HAMUS” on Sunday, May 18th, 2018, organized an educational tour “Through the Palaces of Old Skopje”, honoring the International Museum Day. Within this walking tour was included an educational part on the so called “Palaces of Old Skopje”, which can be found in the very center of the city, and in their architecture one can observe influences of many European styles, such as expressionism, art nouveau, academicism, traditionalism and the modernism, often complemented with elements from the Byzantine tradition, classicism, renaissance and baroque. – Last year

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  • HAEMUS shooting documentary with APTN

    on May 10, 18 • in Cultural heritage, Documentary, News, Ottoman period, Our Activity, Republic of Macedonia, Tourism • with Comments Off on HAEMUS shooting documentary with APTN

    APTN (Associated Press Television News), a global video news agency operated by the Associated Press was shooting promotional documentary about the Macedonian cultural heritage. The filming took place on May 8th 2018 at city center of Skopje, capital of Republic of Macedonia and Vasilka Dimitrovska, director of HAEMUS took part in it. Several important locations were covered by this shooting, like the famous Stone bridge in Skopje, the monuments in the Old Bazaar and the Skopje fortress. The main aim was presenting the rich cultural heritage of Skopje, mostly from the Ottoman period, because this travel documentary

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  • HAEMUS finished the study about Intangible Cultural Heritage of Debar Maalo

    on Apr 12, 18 • in Anthropology, Architecture, Contemporary history, Cultural heritage, intangible heritage, Modern history, News, Our Activity, Republic of Macedonia, Tourism, WW I, WW II • with Comments Off on HAEMUS finished the study about Intangible Cultural Heritage of Debar Maalo

    Contractor: Municipality of Center Scientific study: HAEMUS Recently, HAEMUS finished a very extensive “Study about the intangible cultural heritage of Debar Maalo – a case study for defining the Bohemian quarter as cultural attractions based on cultural – historical and anthropological context in the last century, with emphasis on the first half of the 20th century”. The study was commisioned by the Municipality of Centar, aiming to promote the Bohemian quarter located in the Debar Maalo neighborhood, in the very heart of Skopje.   The purpose of this project is to create and shape a

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