The Network activities are:

  • We collect and saveguard children´s drawings and initiate interdisciplinary research and university studies (PhD studies) on historical children´s and youth drawings.
  • We encourage international exchange with conferences, workshops, exhibitions and publications.
  • We elaborate educational materials.
  • We appreciate and promote these archive stocks as an important cultural heritage.
  • IRAND cooperates with the interdisciplinary working group World Heritage Education.

Conferences, workshops, meetings

Mai 2020

“Historische Kinderzeichnungen sammlen” (Article’s title)

Oeffentlicher Anzeiger Bad Kreuznach, Kirn, Sobernheim, Meisenheim (the newspaper on Facebook)

read the Article (in german)

December 2019

Research and cooperation meeting at the Università degli Studi Roma Tre and the school museum “Mauro Laeng”, Italy

February 16, 2019

Workshop with art students from the University of Paderborn and Hungarian teachers at the DEÁK 17 Youth Art Gallery, Budapest in cooperation with the ELTE University, Budapest

October 26, 2018

Working conference of the Pestalozzianum Foundation, Zurich, Switzerland
Head of Archive of children’s and youth drawing,
Dr. Anna Lehniger

May 24, 2018

Working group meetings and research questions
Budapest ELTE University / Déak Youth Gallery, Hungary

November 9, 2017

International conference on historical children’s drawing research
“Childhood in Danger” – Children’s drawings of the 20th century and the world document heritage.
Kunstakademie Düsseldorf in cooperation with the University of Paderborn

IRAND cooperates with the interdisciplinary working group World Heritage Education