Month: March 2011

Van Gogh’s 158th birthday

Today is the birthday of Vincent Van Gogh (and Warren Beatty, Eric Clapton and Celine Dion). Materials in Europeana on Van Gogh include paintings, letters and drawings, including his self portrait, the “potato eaters” and this painting of a seascape near Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer: Below you will find a selection of some more of the many items […]

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Erster Weltkrieg

During World War One, two soldiers became friends. One was German, the other English. This film – ‘Otto & Bernard’ – tells their story. It also features the modern quest of a young German student, trying to discover if she is related to Otto. Do you have pictures, letters, postcards, souvenirs or other items from […]

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Welcome to the Europeana blog

Welcome to the Europeana blog! On this blog you will find short updates on Europeana content, special events and things we are working on. Click the above to watch Europeana’s introduction video, or click Blog Home to read more on the blog.

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Win a Kindle!

What are your favourite things on Europeana? Tell us to win a Kindle! How to do it? Find your favourite item(s) on Europeana and post the link(s) on either our Facebook page our Blog Twitter with a #yourfaves hashtag or send us an email and tell us in less than 100 words why you like […]

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