“In the Middle of a Lake of Pearls”: strolling in the North cemetery of Rennes


After "Lecteurs" in 2009 and "Happy Protest" in 2015, David Rolland, a choreographer from Nantes (west of France) proposes a new project called "Au milieu d'un lac de perles" (“In the Middle of a Lake of Pearls”). It takes place during "Les Tombées de la Nuit", a festival created in Rennes (Brittany, west of France) in the 1980s. This cultural and artistic event has been looking for alternatives to occupy the public space and to conceive the relation to the viewer.

Staglieno: The City in the City


We do not visit the Cemetery of Staglieno in Genoa just for our dead but also for the great number of monuments, mausoleums and tombs of particular aesthetic, architectural or historical interest. 

AGM 2017: Accommodation


Accommodation options for Conference and Annual General Meeting taking place in Athens, Greece between 5th and 7th October 2017.

AGM 2017: Call for papers

The forthcoming Conference and Annual General Meeting, organized by the Harokopio University of Athens, will take place 5-7 October 2017 at the Harokopio University, situated near the centre of Athens and close to many important cultural sites.

Night tour in Montjuïc Cemetery

Night tour in Montjuïc Cemetery (Barcelona). On the 23rd March Cementiris de Barcelona organise a night tour in Montjuïc Cemetery.

Welcome back Nicostrato



Amici del Monumentale proudly announces the completion of the first restoration work, entirely financed by the Association with a fund-raising auction of modern works of art donated by contemporary artists and contributions from families of important sculptors as well as private citizens.

Workshop 2017, Ljubljana: Digital technologies

Join us for 2 days of practical work and development.

Award for Symbols project artists

Two art students, Tamara Hršak and Laura Koder, received prestigious award called Perlach’s recognition for their participation within project Symbols.

Cemetery of Piratello

A plaque located over the arch connecting the Garden-Cloister with the North-West cemetery reminds us that on 29th October 1821 the land designated to become the Cemetery of the City of Imola was blessed.

Drapano Cemetery | Argostoli, Kefallonia Island

The cemetery of Drapano separate from ordinary cemeteries, reminds an outdoor museum than a maeshowe.