Mapping Titian—Data Source Description

Map­ping Tit­ian allows to visu­al­ize one of the most fun­da­men­tal con­cerns of the dis­ci­pline of Art His­to­ry: the inter­re­la­tion­ship between an art­work and its chang­ing his­tor­i­cal con­text. Focus­ing on the paint­ings by Tit­ian , this site offers a search­able prove­nance index of his attrib­uted pic­tures and allows users to cre­ate cus­tomiz­able col­lec­tions of paint­ings and cus­tomiz­able maps that show the move­ment of the pic­tures over time and space with the appli­ca­tion of var­i­ous fil­ters.

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Europeana—Data Source Description

Euro­peana is Europe’s dig­i­tal plat­form for cul­tur­al her­itage, pro­vid­ing online access to over 54 mil­lion digi­tised items  (from books, pho­tos, and paint­ings to tele­vi­sion broad­casts and 3D objects) from over 3500 cul­tur­al insti­tu­tions across Europe in 31 lan­guages. 20.8m records allow free reuse. In Euro­peana Art, our ded­i­cat­ed the­mat­ic col­lec­tion for art and art his­to­ry,  […]

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Open Data. Open-ended

The word “hackathon” is a blend of the words “hack” (in the sense of explorato­ry pro­gram­ming) and “marathon”. The hackathon Cod­ing Dür­er is mod­eled after the hackathon Cod­ing Da Vin­ci orga­nized by the Open Knowl­edge Foun­da­tion, Wiki­me­dia Ger­many and oth­ers. Its goal is to encour­age insti­tu­tions to lib­er­ate their data and bring this data into […]

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