V22.0380 - 001: Computing in the Humanities and the Arts -- Prof. Deena Engel - Spring, 2009




Class Notes




Guest Speakers


Working with Art & Images

Working with Images || Art Archives & Virtual Galleries || On-line Art & Hypermedia || Museums and Digital Arts

Working with Images

Columbia University's "WebSeek" for searching images: http://persia.ee.columbia.edu:8008/

The Corbis Collection of over 25 million images: http://pro.corbis.com/

Art History Archives & Virtual Galleries

Amiens Cathedral Project at Columbia: http://www.learn.columbia.edu/Mcahweb/index-frame.html

Antonio Ratti Textile Center at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City: http://www.metmuseum.org/Works_of_Art/department.asp?dep=20

Art Images from the Clark Institute are available on CAMIO: http://www.oclc.org/news/announcements/announcement226.htm

ArtStor: http://www.artstor.org/ -- Note that ArtStor is available to the NYU Community. Be sure to log in from within NYU (e.g. through the Bobst Library portal) to set up your login and password. You will then be able to use your login and password from outside as well.

ON-LINE GALLERIES: hypermedia and the arts

The Whitney Museum (New York City): Artport http://artport.whitney.org/

Art Museums and the Digital Arts

MoMA: The Museum of Modern Art (new website as of March, 2009) http://www.moma.org/ ... The Exhibition: Design and the Elast Mind is posted at http://www.moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/2008/elasticmind/

Please send email to with any questions.