The project “Virtual explosion - making new museum experiences” for the implementation of the Nordic Culture Point Short term network funding programme.

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- The municipality of, Department of Culture and Sport The municipality of Linköping is the lead partner,

- The Association of Culture Institutions of Riga Municipality;

- Joensuu museums (North Karelian museum and Joensuu Art museum) /City of Joensuu.


The network aims to increase the digital competence and capacity building among the staff at the museums of Joensuu Muesums, Finland, Museum “Riga Art Nouveau Center” Latvia and Gamla Linköping Open-Air Museum, Sweden. 

The method of achieving this is to arrange 3 digital training camps and meetings.  The network that will be established will organize regular meetings and create new cooperation with the Nordic and Baltic states.

Duration: 01.10.2018 - 01.10.2019

Activities: 3 digital training camps and meetings, one meeting in each country.

1. Symposium in Joensuu in Finland: North Karelian museum and Joensuu Art museum  23.-24.October, 2018;

2. Meeting in Linköping,  Gamla Linköping Open-Air Museum, Sweden. 11.-13.MAR 2019;

3. Meeting in Riga, organised by The Association of Culture Institutions of Riga Municipality 17.-19. SEP 2019.


Nordic Culture Point’s short-term network funding programme.

Total budget of the project: EUR 47 376.00 

of which part of the budget of the : EUR 8241.48

Riga Municipality co-financing: EUR 1 256.00

Riga Municipality pre-financing: EUR  6985.48