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)
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.
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)