UNESCO PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE

2020. JANUÁR 9. 14:00

 CULTURAL HERITAGE OF CIRCUS ART

Museum of Fine Arts, Schickedanz Hall

1146 Budapest, Dózsa György út 41.

 

 

The international conference deals with current issues of the domestic and international, intellectual and material cultural heritage of circus art. Throughout the plenaries and roundtable discussions, scholars, academics, museologists and circus professionals explore the concept of circus cultural heritage and out-of-the-circus-ring representations of circus performer values from multiple perspectives. The demonstration of the way of museumising cultural heritage of the Hungarian circus, and the initial steps and the frst results of the development of the Hungarian circus museum are parts of the program. The highlight of the conference is the presentation of the multinational nomination of circus art to the “Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity”.