The Matendaran (Yerevan, Armenia) – one of the world largest collection of manuscripts

The Matendaran (Yerevan, Armenia) – one of the world largest collection of manuscripts

The Matendaran (Armenian: Մատենադարան) is one of the oldest and riches manuscript archives in the world. Its collection is over 23000 manuscripts and scrolls and over 500000 different documents. The manuscripts cover practically all areas of ancient, medieval and new Armenian science and culture: history, geography, astrology, music, grammar, rhetoric, philology, philosophy, law, medicine, mathematics, astronomy, literature etc. ...
Graphic Recoding & Visuelles Coaching

Graphic Recoding & Visuelles Coaching

Helga Hartmann-Wall, eine passionierte Graphic Recorderin, erklärt in nachfolgendem Interview mit Katja Rehm was sich hinter „Graphic Recording bzw. Visuellem Coaching“ verbirgt. Man erfährt, wo diese Methode eingesetzt wird, welche Rolle das Schreiben mit der Hand dabei spielt und in welchem Verhältnis Zeichnen und Schreiben stehen. Was ist „Graphic Recording“ und wofür wird es eingesetzt? Graphic Recording ist Live-Zeichnen, ...
Moscow Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy

Moscow Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy

In Moscow  exists a unique museum of calligraphy, already for more than 10 years. It was created due to the inspiration, enthusiasm and full financial support of the famous businessman Alexey Saburov. The museum possesses an extensive collection of modern calligraphic masterpieces of the 20th-21st centuries. The permanent exhibition consists of 150 artifacts, and the entire collection ...
„Total Dictation“ in Russia

„Total Dictation“ in Russia

250,000 participants met on 13.04.2019 in 772 places in Russia and 340 cities outside Russia for the dictation competition. A voluntary handwriting based educational event in times of smartphones and computers. A smart handwriting event: „Total Dictation is the annual worldwide Russian literacy test aimed at drawing attention to issues of literacy and at developing a culture ...