Gathered, here, are all the conclusions, the considerations and methodological approaches, which were developed during the stages of research and implementation of the individual tasks of the project.

MOOCS

Preserving cultural traditions through digitization
Created by Angeliki Tzouganatou, Vangelis Karotsis, Kirki Kiskira, Ann-Malin Schmidt, Carlos Vaz de Carvalho

Step into the mesmerizing world of traditional dance digitization with our comprehensive MOOC, "Traditional Dancing as Cultural Heritage." This course invites you to embark on a captivating journey where ancient cultural expressions meet the transformative power of technology. Delve into the profound historical and cultural significance of traditional dances from around the globe, and discover the challenges they face in a rapidly changing world. Then, explore how digital tools and cutting-edge techniques can be harnessed to document, preserve, and showcase these invaluable art forms. Throughout the course, you'll gain hands-on experience with the latest advancements in digitization, from 3D reconstructions and virtual reality to online platforms for immersive cultural experiences. Whether you're a dancer, a cultural enthusiast, a preservationist, or a tech aficionado, this course is tailored to empower you with the knowledge and skills needed to bridge the gap between tradition and modernity. Join us in preserving and celebrating the rich tapestry of cultural diversity through the art of traditional dance digitization. Together, we'll ensure that these extraordinary dances continue to thrive in the digital age, fostering a deeper appreciation for our shared heritage. Don't miss your chance to be part of this inspiring journey and to get information on these new technologies.

Preserving cultural traditions through digitization
Created by Angeliki Tzouganatou, Faye Plakantonaki, Vangelis Karotsis, Eglė Kumpikaitė, Zlatina Kazlacheva, Ann-Malin Schmidt

Step into the enchanting realm of traditional costumes digitization with our comprehensive MOOC, "Traditional Costumes as Cultural Heritage." This course invites you to embark on a captivating journey where age-old cultural attire meets the transformative power of technology. Delve into the profound historical and cultural significance of traditional costumes from around the world, and discover the challenges they face in a rapidly changing society. Then, explore how digital tools and cutting-edge techniques can be harnessed to document, preserve, and showcase these invaluable cultural assets. Throughout the course, you'll gain hands-on experience with the latest advancements in digitization, from 3D reconstructions and virtual reality to online platforms for immersive cultural experiences. Whether you're a costume enthusiast, a cultural preservationist, or a tech aficionado, this course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to bridge the gap between tradition and modernity. Join us in preserving and celebrating the rich tapestry of cultural diversity through the art of traditional costume digitization. Together, we'll ensure that these extraordinary garments continue to thrive in the digital age, fostering a deeper appreciation for our shared heritage. Don't miss your chance to be part of this inspiring journey and to gain insights into these new technologies.

PUBLICATIONS

Digitization of Elements of Aprons of the Bulgarian Folk Costume

Created by Ilieva, J., Priniotakis, G., Mikučionienė, D., Kazlacheva, Z., Zlatev, Z. (2022).

Application of Digitized Embroideries from the Bulgarian Folk Costume for Modern Fashion Accessories

Created by Ilieva, J., Stoykova, V., Zlatev, Z. (2023).

Digital Color Images as a Tool for the Sustainable Use of Embroidery Elements from Folk Costumes

Created by Kazlacheva, Z., Ilieva, J., Dineva, P., Stoykova, V., Zlatev, Z. (2023).