- The latest issue of ARTL@S Bulletin is overflowing with fantastic information about a variety of mapping and spatially-related digital art history. Articles are available for free download.
- Students of Miriam Posner (@miriamkp on Twitter) examined the Getty Provenance Index for their capstone project in UCLA’s Digital Humanities program. Some of you may remember Getty’s Christian Huemer presenting to ARLIS2013 on his work with the GPI. The student projects and accompanying articles are really interesting and worth exploring.
- @nypl_labs tweeted about another group of students from UC Berkeley I School who put the NYPL Menu Project through a bunch of data visualizations to great results.
- It may not meet some definitions of digital humanities, but the case of the Rothko Harvard Murals (1963) gets a good discussion here on greg.org.
Following the Getty Foundation-supported summer institutes is a great way to increase your exposure to digital humanities tools, projects, and discussion. Use #doingdah15 to follow along on Twitter where posting frequency is sure to be high.
- Beyond the Digitized Slide Library, held again this year at UCLA, begins July 5. Lead by Johanna Drucker, Miriam Posner, and Todd Pressner, the schedule is packed with great topics.
- Beautiful Data II starts July 6 at Harvard. The site will be updated as the session begins, but an intriguing reading list is already in place.
- George Mason’s Building a Digital Portfolio begins July 13. The site will reflect the activities of the ten-day institute. This year, the cohort is made up of twenty art history graduate students from the U.S. and abroad.
James Cuno, president of the J. Paul Getty Trust, talks about the Getty’s commitment to modernizing research and scholarship in this article from April, 2014.