On the 20th of September 2014, Prof. Dr. Markus Hilgert, Director of the Near Eastern Department of the Pergamonmuseum Berlin, was presenting a talk about the necessity of modern-day museums within our society. In it he argues, that today the digitalisation of ancient artefacts and the presentation of virtual models are becoming more and more […]
Within days of Russia’s invasion, Ukrainian museum workers knew what was at stake. Taras Voznyak, the director of the Lviv National Art Gallery, said in a statement: “Putin knows that without art, without our history, Ukraine will have a weaker identity.”
This from IMF is humiliating for Kwarteng and Truss: “Given elevated inflation pressures in many countries, including UK, we do not recommend large untargeted fiscal packages at this juncture, as it is important fiscal policy does not work at cross purposes to monetary policy”.