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2017 Digital Provenance Symposium

2017 Digital Provenance Symposium
Monday November 6, 2017

Carnegie Museum of Art
Free and open to the public

Get ot Pittsburgh a day early and join our colleagues for a day of discussion of the role of museums in understanding, researching, disseminating, and digitally publishing museum collections. The symposium will showcase innovative approaches to problems around the representation of events in digital collections, and discuss standardization, collaboration, and communication across the cultural heritage field.



Full-Day Registration

Afternoon Panel Discussions



MORNING: Project reports – Visualizing object histories
9:30 Welcome & Keynote
9:45-10:45 Pools: Sales, exhibitions, collections, inventories
11:00-12:00 Trails: Movements of objects and people through time and space 
12:00 Lunch Break & guided visit to CMOA’s Northbrook digital provenance installation

AFTERNOON: Panel discussions – Collections, Digital Humanities, and institutional change
1:30 The data-driven museum: collection data and internal change
2:30 Museum collections in the world of data: collection data for the digital humanities
3:45 Event-driven Digital Art History: data, ideas, opportunities



Jodi Cranston, Boston University

Costas Karakatsanis, Carnegie Museum of Art

Matthew Hargraves, Yale Center for British Art

Jennifer Henel, National Gallery of Art

Alison Langmead, University of Pittsburgh

Matthew Lincoln, Getty Research Institute

Louise Lippincott, Carnegie Museum of Art

Akemi May, Carnegie Museum of Art

Jo Ellen Parker, Carnegie Institute

David Newbury, Getty Digital

Kristen Regina, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Katie Reilly, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Tom Scutt, Paul Mellon Centre for British Art

Scott Weingart, Carnegie Mellon University



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