Applications are open for the 2023 edition of HERITAGE: BEYOND WALLS, a special online capacity building programme ideated by Fondazione Santagata targeting Syrian university students in cultural heritage-related disciplines, aimed at improving access to knowledge resources, break isolation, encourage sharing and discussion, and empower awareness and capacities towards cultural heritage as a resource for recovery, peace building and development.

The third edition is aimed at preparing the ground for the realization, in Aleppo, of a Third Paradise, the symbol ideated by the internationally renowned artist Michelangelo Pistoletto to represent peace and the renovated connection between man and nature. On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the writing of the Third Paradise Manifesto in 2003, the co-creation of the installation with Syrian students will become a symbol of recovery, cooperation and hope.

The programme consists in 7 talks, a challenge and the co-creation of Pistoletto’s Third Paradise.

The opening session will take place on January 25th, 2023.

Applications are free of charge and are open until January 18th, 2023!