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From Point Cloud to Projection Mapping: MA Student Ruby Hung’s Summer Research

In 2016, Ed Triplett gathered a group of photogrammetry-curious students, staff, and faculty to crowdsource a model of the interior of Duke’s newly renovated chapel. The project served as a training exercise for professionals and researchers seeking to learn photogrammetry techniques for both technical and humanistic endeavors–and in this 8 million point cloud model of Duke […]

A Portrait of Venice Opens at the Nasher Museum of Art

“A Portrait of Venice: Jacopo de’ Barbari’s View of 1500” opens at the Nasher Museum of Art September 7, 2017. Curated by Kristin L. Huffman, this exhibition is a research project that was developed in the Wired! Lab at Duke. The mural-sized first state woodcut print, on loan from the Minneapolis Institute of Art, is the gateway to a […]

Sta. Chiara Team in Barcelona

The Duke/Naples/Padua collaborative team was recently invited by the Paisajes spirituales research group at the University of Barcelona to present their digital reconstruction of the choir screen at the church of Santa Chiara in Naples.   At Santa Chiara, a convent church, the nuns were separated from the Franciscan community by a high wall penetrated by […]

A New Director for Wired!

The Wired! community is pleased to announce that Paul Jaskot is joining Duke as a Professor of Art History and Director of the Wired! Lab for digital art history & visual culture. Jaskot was previously Professor of the History of Art and Architecture and Director of Studio χ at DePaul University. He specializes in the […]

Transforming Art History in the Digital Revolution

Professor Caroline Bruzelius will be delivering the keynote at the Digital Art History Research Group (#DAHRG) Seminar at The Courtauld Institute of Art on June 12, 2017. In her talk, she will reflect on the ways in which technology can transform experiences of seeing and being in the world, engaging several public-facing projects, including Visualizing […]

‘Prayers Long Silent’: Protecting endangered heritage in post-conflict Cyprus

The Wired! Lab is pleased to host, in collaboration with the Computational Media Arts & Cultures Rendezvous, Michael J.K. Walsh, Associate Professor of Art History, School of Art, Design and Media, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. “‘Prayers Long Silent’: Protecting endangered heritage in post-conflict Cyprus” The walled city of Famagusta, Cyprus, with its French Gothic churches, […]

ARLIS/NA Reviews Kingdom of Sicily Database

The Medieval Kingdom of Sicily Image Database has received a review in the Art Libraries Society of North America Multimedia & Technology Reviews. Among her comments, the reviewer notes that “The Medieval Kingdom of Sicily Image Database really takes advantage of a robust search interface and linked data, both features, which have the ability to […]