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ARCHES mentioned in European Commission Political Priorities’ videos

We are very proud to announce that the ARCHES project now also forms part of the European Commission Political Priorities’ video collection. You can either find it on the page where all the videos are published: …or directly here: A big thank you to



The Best in Heritage is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation based in Zagreb dedicated to promoting every aspect of professional excellence in heritage occupations and doing it “by the power of example” through an annual, global conference. ARCHES is featured as an exemplary project for Heritage,

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ARCHES wins Heritage in Motion Award for inclusive art experience!

The winner in the Heritage in Motion Category Apps and Interactivity is “Please Touch! An inclusive art experience powered by ARCHES.” Jury Statement: It is vital that our cultural heritage is accessible to everyone. This EU-funded project is a  cooperation between museums, universities and tech

Yet another book that includes ARCHES research!

The latest book from Simon Hayhoe is out! One of many publications that include the ARCHES methodology and field research, this time in the form of an “Introduction to Grounded Methodology for Emerging Educational Researchers”. Congrats to Simon and his co-authors!  

ARCHES will exhibit at the ROCK Open Knowledge Week!

ARCHES joins the event as an exhibitor. NOTE: All talks of the conference are translated into sign languages! From 27-30 October 2020, ARCHES will be part of the Open Knowledge Week “Cultural Heritage Leading Urban Futures”, a virtual conference for city officers, policy-makers, urban researchers, cultural

ARCHES is one of the 10 Finalists of the Horizon Impact Award

The European Commission has announced the 10 projects to reach the final stage of the second edition of Horizon Impact Award – a prize dedicated to EU-funded projects whose results have created societal impact across Europe and beyond. The prize acknowledges and rewards the most

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ARCHES wins bronze medal at the IIID Award 2020

ARCHES was awarded bronze at the IIID Awards 2020 in the category “Social Affairs”. It was also voted “Darling Project” by jury member Kyoko Kaneda. For more than three decades, the International Institute for Information Design (IIID) has presented the IIID Awards to the world’s

New article on ARCHES (in German)

The article “Mit ARCHES das Kunsthistorische Museum Wien entdecken” by Rotraut Krall was published on the Magazine neues museum, No. 20-3,  June 2020