International conference “Digitisation and photographic memory”

11th September 2013

Lithuania, Vilnius

9:30 – 10:00 Registration

10:00 – 10:15 Introduction (LAM)

10:15 – 10:35 Frederik Truyen (KU Leuven) “Images, memories and representations in the EuropeanaPhotography collection. The curated digital image as a premier witness to our shared history”.

10:35 – 10:55 Emanuela Sesti (Alinari) “Photoarchive: Photography, Memory and creative impulse for Art”.

11:00 – 11:20 John Balean (TopFoto) “History, created and rediscovered by Press Photography 1842-1939”.

11:20 – 11:40 Danutė Mukienė (LAM) “The value of collections of old photographs at Lithuanian museums in the process of documention of restoration of Lithuanian Statehood”

12:00 – 12.20 Margarita Matulytė (LAM) “Writing the history of Lithuanian photography”

12:20 – 12.40 Stanislovas Žvirgždas (Lithuania) “The old Lithuanian photographic publications and albums” 

12.40 – 13.30 lunch break

13:30 – 13.50 Anna Grusková (Theatre Institute of Bratislava) “The Secret of Theatre to be Discovered in Old Photographs”.

13:50 – 14.10 Antonella Fresa (Promoter) “The creative re-use of digital cultural content”

14:10 – 14.30 Discussions, questions

15.30 Trip to Kernavė for speakers and foreign guests