Our Estate Preserved: Sustainable management of military cemeteries Dialogue and debate 25-26 APRIL 2018, YPRES (BELGIUM)


Created at the end of the First World War many of our cemeteries and memorials are now nearly 100 years old. They are now rightly regarded as historic sites with a significant national and international heritage value. 

Maciachini’s commemorative stamp

A commemorative postage stamp to celebrate the two-hundredth anniversary of Maciachini’s birth was commisioned by Poste Italiane and printed by the Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato in Rome. 

ASCE at Tanexpo fair 2018

International funeral and cemetery exhibition
From 5th to 7th April 2018, the international funeral and cemetery fair Tanexpo will take place in Bologna, Italy.

New video at TanExpo in collaboration with Utilitalia

ASCE and Utilitalia collaboration culminated in a joint video that you can view below. Enjoy! 


Happy Birthday, Mr. Architect!

A long week-end to celebrate Carlo Maciachini, the architect of Monumentale Cemetery of Milan.

"The cinema and death" in Cemetery of Terrassa, Barcelona

The new edition of "The cinema and death" cycle adjusts its schedules to facilitate attendance. The Cinema Catalunya will host the screenings every Tuesday in April in a double session at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Beautiful Minds – Beautiful Souls



Another Successful Themed Walk at the New Cemetery in Belgrade

Turin - Honours Thesis - Funeral architecture

"Funeral architecture of the Monumental Cemetery of Turin.

AGM 2018: Call for papers

The European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 inspired us for the main topic of our association’s Conference during AGM entitled “European Cemeteries in the European year of Cultural Heritage”.

WDEC and AGM events labeled as European Year of Cultural Heritage

The European Institute of Cultural Routes granted the EYCH 2018 label to selected activities implemented by the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe.