- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYARTS & CULTURE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONAthens
- GRANT LOCATIONGREECE
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.monumenta.org
For the support, over 2 years, of a program that will record all the 19th & 20th century (1830-1940) buildings in Athens, and of the creation of an online database and a mobile application. The program will consist of a method of collecting, documenting and validating all relevant data, as well as a database containing all findings that will be online and accessible to all for free. The system’s design will take into consideration the advantages of new technologies, it will be user friendly, it will encourage, through its interface, the voluntary participation of the users in the recording process, and will provide multiple tools for sorting and comparing data.
MONUMENTA was established in 2006 to protect the natural and architectural heritage of Greece, raise awareness, and motivate the public to take action for its preservation and proper management.