Out of the Box - Moving Worlds

Out of the Box establishes a dialogue between people with transnational identities living in Vienna and museum objects. In this context, people of different backgrounds and with different stories comment objects of the Weltmuseum Wien from their very own perspective.(read more)

Supporting programme to Out of the Box

Taking Part

For “Taking Part”, the photographer of the SWICH exhibition Out of the Box, Aleksandra Pawloff, invited visitors to join her and participate: after selecting their favourite objects from the exhibition, she portraited them and asked them about the object.
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Afterlives of Slavery

In Afterlives of Slavery visitors are confronted with today’s legacies of slavery and colonialism in the Netherlands. Semi-permanent from October 6th, 2017 at Tropenmuseum Amsterdam.(read more)


Africa and Slovenia - A web of people and objects

From November 30, 2017 to March 31, 2018 the exhibition "Africa and Slovenia - A web of people and objects" is on display at Slovene Ethnographic Museum Ljubljana (read more)


Do we still need objects?

In November 2017 the Museu Etnològic de Barcelona/Museu de Cultures del Món de Barcelona hosted the workshop "Do we still need objects"? The participants discussed the relevance of objects in contemporary museums, where storytelling, discourse, digital media and to new pedagogical services become increasingly important.(read more)