INTERNATIONAL AUDIOVISUAL FESTIVAL ON MUSEUMS AND HERITAGE (FIAMP) IN THE HUNGARIAN NATIONAL MUSEUM OF BUDAPEST
Every year the International Committee of AVICOM for Audiovisual and New Technologies of Image and Sound organizes the International Audiovisual Festival on Museums and Heritage. This year the Festival took place in Budapest, in the Hungarian National Museum of Budapest. This international professional event highlights the best achievements in the world of museology that used the new technologies of image and sound. The Festival is a competition chaired by an international jury made of experts: on November 22nd the awards ceremony of the Festival was held with the participation of 21 countries, including Mexico, represented by Mrs. Karina R. Durand Velasco, member of the jury of the International Council of Museums since 1991. Currently she is regional chairperson of the Board of Directors of AVICOM. During the ceremony awards of different categories were handed over: short films, feature films, web art, videos; Digital art, etc., the various aspects of the latest trends in the world of museology.
Jaime Luna Robledo, the Consul of the Embassy of Mexico in Hungary handed over the award in the WEB ART (Prize Web Art Gold) category for the Russian nationality Dimitrii Donskoi (from ROSPHOTO Museum) for his work called: “The voyage on the cruiser”.
On November 23rd the Muzeum@Digit Conference took place where Mrs. Sra. Karin R.Durand Velasco participated under the framework of: “Virtual workshops in Latin-America- Lessons on herigate, museums and cultural managment”. Approximately 120 people participated in the awards ceremony and the conference next day.