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Representation and Preservation of Heritage Crafts

Institute of Computer Science, Foundation for Research and Technology (ICS-FORTH), N. Plastira 100, Vassilika Vouton, GR-700 13 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie della Informazione (ISTI), Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Area della Ricerca CNR, via G. Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
Förderverein Haus der Seidenkultur (HdS), Paramentenweberei Hubert Gotzes e.V., Luisenstraße 15, 47799 Krefeld, Germany
Histoire des technosciences en société, Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (HT2S-CNAM), Case 1LAB10, 2 rue Conté, 75003 Paris, France
Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation, 6 Ang. Gerontas St., 105 58 Athens, Greece
Imaginary, Piazza Caiazzo, 3 20124 Milano (MI), Italy
Computer Science Department, University of Crete, Voutes Campus, 700 13 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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Sustainability 2020, 12(4), 1461;
Received: 17 January 2020 / Revised: 7 February 2020 / Accepted: 9 February 2020 / Published: 15 February 2020
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Technology-Powered Strategies for Sustainability of Cultural Heritage)
This work regards the digital representation of tangible and intangible dimensions of heritage crafts, towards craft preservation. Based on state-of-the-art digital documentation, knowledge representation and narrative creation approach are presented. Craft presentation methods that use the represented content to provide accurate, intuitive, engaging, and educational ways for HC presentation and appreciation are proposed. The proposed methods aim to contribute to HC preservation, by adding value to the cultural visit, before, and after it. View Full-Text
Keywords: cultural tourism; arts and crafts; intangible heritage cultural tourism; arts and crafts; intangible heritage
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Zabulis, X.; Meghini, C.; Partarakis, N.; Beisswenger, C.; Dubois, A.; Fasoula, M.; Nitti, V.; Ntoa, S.; Adami, I.; Chatziantoniou, A.; Bartalesi, V.; Metilli, D.; Stivaktakis, N.; Patsiouras, N.; Doulgeraki, P.; Karuzaki, E.; Stefanidi, E.; Qammaz, A.; Kaplanidi, D.; Neumann-Janßen, I.; Denter, U.; Hauser, H.; Petraki, A.; Stivaktakis, I.; Mantinaki, E.; Rigaki, A.; Galanakis, G. Representation and Preservation of Heritage Crafts. Sustainability 2020, 12, 1461.

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Zabulis X, Meghini C, Partarakis N, Beisswenger C, Dubois A, Fasoula M, Nitti V, Ntoa S, Adami I, Chatziantoniou A, Bartalesi V, Metilli D, Stivaktakis N, Patsiouras N, Doulgeraki P, Karuzaki E, Stefanidi E, Qammaz A, Kaplanidi D, Neumann-Janßen I, Denter U, Hauser H, Petraki A, Stivaktakis I, Mantinaki E, Rigaki A, Galanakis G. Representation and Preservation of Heritage Crafts. Sustainability. 2020; 12(4):1461.

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Zabulis, Xenophon, Carlo Meghini, Nikolaos Partarakis, Cynthia Beisswenger, Arnaud Dubois, Maria Fasoula, Vito Nitti, Stavroula Ntoa, Ilia Adami, Antonios Chatziantoniou, Valentina Bartalesi, Daniele Metilli, Nikolaos Stivaktakis, Nikolaos Patsiouras, Paraskevi Doulgeraki, Effie Karuzaki, Evropi Stefanidi, Ammar Qammaz, Danae Kaplanidi, Ilka Neumann-Janßen, Ulrike Denter, Hansgeorg Hauser, Argyro Petraki, Ioannis Stivaktakis, Eleni Mantinaki, Anastasia Rigaki, and George Galanakis. 2020. "Representation and Preservation of Heritage Crafts" Sustainability 12, no. 4: 1461.

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