Many thanks to Met staff who have participated in Media Lab MVP presentations, guided conversation and provided insight for our projects this term: curator Mike Hearn for providing feedback and conversation that ultimately inspired this project, the digital media team for conversation and support, including Subathra Thanabalan, Spencer Kiser, and Paco Link, the guidance and mentorship of Don Undeen the great and powerful, and Marco Castro media lab extraordinaire, also to Electric Objects for contributing screens for the expo presentation and leading the way for visual art accessibility!
Britany Salsbury is a PhD candidate in Art History at the CUNY Graduate Center and a Research Assistant in the Department of Drawings and Prints at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, where she was the Andrew W. Mellon Curatorial Fellow from 2012-13.
Networking Modern Prints in New York and Paris, 1880-1950
SelfieCity - Investigating the style of self-portraits (selfies) in five cities across the world. (Note: team used Gnip, Rekognition and Mechanical Turk for data grab and analysis - see Software below)
Photogrammar is a web-based platform for organizing, searching, and visualizing the 170,000 photographs from 1935 to 1945 created by the United State’s Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information (FSA-OWI). http://photogrammar.yale.edu/