The Sotira Archive
“Open Day”: Workshop of Museological Inventorying and Preventive Conservation at the “Sotiria” Museum. A donation of the Eugenides Foundation
AUDIOVISUAL PRODUCTION / DURATION 2’05’’
Ifigenia Dimitriou (Director/Photography), Asimina Grigoriou (Archaeologist-Museologist), Adia Adamopoulou (Conservator of antiquities and works of art)
Audiovisual production, presented at the event “Open Day” of the “Sotiria” Museum. This is the result of the video recording of various phases during the inventorying, documentation and conservation of personal belongings of tubercular patients who ended up in Sotiria Hospital, during the years 1937-1981, and who have never been searched by their relatives. The purpose of this production is to highlight the procedure of rescuing museum archive material.
It has been projected at the Sotiria Museum in the context of the “Open Day” occasion: Workshop of Museological Inventorying and Preventive Conservation