Outbreaks of coronavirus detected in several museums in Moscow

After the museums began operating in Moscow, several local outbreaks of coronavirus occurred, said Anton Goryanov, head of the museum and exhibition service department of the city’s culture department. According to him, three to four people fell ill. “So far this has not led to the closure of institutions, but there is always such a […]

Outbreaks of coronavirus detected in several museums in Moscow

After the museums began operating in Moscow, several local outbreaks of coronavirus occurred, said Anton Goryanov, head of the museum and exhibition service department of the city’s culture department. According to him, three to four people fell ill. “So far this has not led to the closure of institutions, but there is always such a […]

Decision on Hagia Sophia now lies with Erdogan – politics –

2.07.2020 16:02 (Akt. 2.07.2020 16:10) Hagia Sophia was the largest Christian church © WHAT (AFP / Symbolbild) The Supreme Administrative Court (Danistay) of Turkey apparently places the decision on the future status of Hagia Sophia and its possible conversion into a mosque in the hands of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. According to the portal “OrthodoxTimes” […]

Erdogan wants to pray again in Hagia Sofia

A visit to the Hagia Sofia in Istanbul makes you feel void. The minarets seem to reach the sky. The imposing dome that towers 55 meters above you crowns the pink building. Huge bronze doors give access to a unique monument that is halfway between a church and a mosque. In the front are black […]

The Basque Government authorizes in phase 2 the opening of museums at 50% capacity

The Basque Country enters phase 2 on Monday. Among the many new features of this step forward in de-escalation, one stands out as unexpected. And is that the Basque Government has decided to authorize the opening of museums this next week, originally scheduled for June 1. The reality, however, will be that these spaces will […]

What future for the major international museums?

The consequences of the pandemic reveal the extreme fragility of the flagship institutions and their economic model. We interviewed their directors By Eric Biétry-Rivierre Closed since March 13, 2020, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, one of the largest museums in the world, plans to reopen in mid-August. Mike Segar / REUTERS The […]

The Guggenheim and Fine Arts museums in Bilbao will reopen on June 1

ABC.es Madrid Updated:05/20/2020 13: 37h save Little by little, the museums are announcing the dates of their reopening to the public, which, in many cases, do not coincide with the de-escalation phase of the cities where they are located. There are museums that could have already opened their doors, but they have not done so […]