Syrian Heritage
in Motion
Network (SHIMoN)

SHIMON is a non-profit organisation and an interdisciplinary network of academic researchers, heritage professionals, technologists, artists, and members of the Syrian refugee communities in Europe and the UK. Its main objective is to identify critical heritage research questions and practices of creative community engagement related to materialities and intangible Syrian heritage in motion.


Latest Activities

14 Jan 2022

Barcelona Workshop

This is the first SHIMoN workshop organised by Isber Sabrine and Alda Terracciano with members of the Syrian community in Spain.

If you are interested in participating please send an email to Isber at and bring with you an object that you carried in your journey to Europe and/or a photo, which you took with your mobile.

When: 14 January 2022, from 11:00 to 15:00
Where: IMF CSIC, Institución Milá y Fontanals de investigación en Humanidades – CSIC, C/ Egipcíaques 15, 08001 Barcelona.

COVID-19 precautions: please bring a face covering and your vaccine certificate with you to participate to this activity. We appreciate your collaboration.

SHIMoN is a registered not-for-profit organisation in Sweden, No. 802536-9813, with a registered office in Gustavsgatan 9, 416 69 Gothenburg, Sweden.
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