BRANCHI Mariapia

Personale tecnico amministrativo
Settore scientifico disciplinare
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She graduated in Art History, Faculty of Literature and Philosophy, University of Parma, attended the post-graduate course in "General and Museum Didactics" at the University of Roma Tre and obtained a PhD in Art History.

He is in charge of the Archival-Museum O.U. of CSAC and since 2021 he has been teaching the seminar on Archives for creative and fashion industries, Department of Arts, University of Bologna, Rimini Campus.

He has lectured for the Summer School Advanced Course, University of Quito-University of Parma and for the Master in Culture Organisation and Marketing of Territorial Food and Wine, Department of Food Science, University of Parma.

She is mainly involved in the management of contemporary visual arts archives, heritage digitisation, museum management and exhibition organisation (Museum identity and mission; Accessibility and expanded use; The planning and design of museum activities; The economic and financial documentation of museums: methods and tools; Museum spaces; The management of deposits; Collection acquisition and augmentation policies; Museums as places of research and scientific innovation; Education, mediation, communication; Involvement and collaboration strategies).

She has coordinated the organisation of more than 20 exhibitions for CSAC and has edited 8 books. She has participated and participates in research projects in the areas of accessibility to cultural heritage, digitisation and art-historical research, which have received PRIN, POR-FESR, PNRR, Ministry of Culture-PAC funding.

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2023/2024

Lines of research

Her main areas of research are the history of medieval art and in particular sculpture and the miniature, topics with which she has participated in over 10 national and international conferences. He has published 2 volumes and about 40 essays on both medieval art and the archival-museum field.


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Centro Studi e Archivio della Comunicazione
Abbazia di Valserena, Viazza di Paradigna, 1
43122 PARMA