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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 […]

Upcoming Duke & Wired! Events

We in the lab are excited about the range of conversations happening around digital humanities at Duke this spring! Here are some of the upcoming events that feature Wired! Lab scholars: Monday, March 20th Munch & Mull Duke Libraries Discussion Group Unconventional Curriculum — Encouraging students’ scholarly use of images 12:00-1:00pm – Lee Sorensen (Murthy […]

Sta. Chiara Team to Present in Naples

After an exciting year of discovery, the international team of scholars and students investigating the history of Sta. Chiara’s lost choir screen will present their findings at the site of study. Congratulations to all on their hard work and scholarly contribution to historic understandings of Sta. Chiara in Naples and medieval Italian architecture! Read more […]

Fall 2016 Course Projects Round Up

Fall 2016 yielded exciting new mapping and modeling projects from Wired! courses. We are pleased to be able to share some of them with you:   Mapping Italian Baroque Art & Architecture Students in ARTHIST 256 Italian Baroque Art used Omeka and Neatline to create digital archives and exhibitions that use annotated historical maps, timelines, and […]