Digital Art History Research Group

The Digital Art Research Group was founded in 2012 as an interest group and the lobby for art historical topics mainly concerning digital humanities in the German speaking world. It focusses, amongst other things, on innovative search strategies and tools, cross-media semantic linkage and information enhancement through digital tools, on reception research, social media, digital visualization and diagrams as research tools, as well as digital communication of art historical knowledge.

Dr. Peter Bell, Heidelberg (research: image analysis and semantics)
Dr. Lisa Dieckmann, Cologne (legal issues/training: collection and legal management)
Prof. Dr. Stephan Hoppe, Munich (research: reconstruction und visualization; training: university education)
Dr. Georg Schelbert, Berlin (research: knowledge management, research environments)
Prof. Dr. Holger Simon, Cologne (training: professional development and advanced training; founding and innovation research)

A Wiki was established as a public information and communication platform. The research group is deliberately open to the public and invites interested people to join.

Latest news: Zurich Declaration on Digital Art History

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The last meeting of the Digital Art History Research Group took place on 2nd October 2015 in Heidelberg following the Summer School (Place: Heidelberg Collaboratory for Image Processing (HCI), Speyerer Str. 6) (Agenda).

Network Meeting on Digital Art History in Austria

On 8th November 2016 a networking meeting on digital art history will be held in Austria as part of the annual conference of the VÖKK at the Art History Faculty of Vienna University and in collaboration with the Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities.

Announcements and the address for registration can be found on the website of the Art Histroy Faculty of Vienna.

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