Updates


Program Announcements

  • ‘Wikidata for Digital Preservation’ Webinar Thursday December 06th, 2018 On October 23, NDSR Art presented a talk and conversation with Katherine Thornton, Digital Conservator and CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for the Sciences and Social Sciences, at Yale University Library. Kat described the approach she has been using to create metadata for software and file formats as linked open data. She also discussed the ...
  • Call for Proposals: Safeguarding and Activating Digital Video Information in Art Museums Wednesday November 28th, 2018 In today’s digital media landscape, video has assumed an increasingly central role in supporting both the inner workings and outward-facing activities of many arts institutions. With regular users numbering in the hundreds of millions, video streaming portals like YouTube have particularly incentivized museums to generate content related to their exhibitions, performances, events and lectures. Sharing ...
  • Upcoming Event: Creating Community Through Digital Futures Monday October 29th, 2018 On Thursday, November 1st The Art Institute of Chicago presents “Creating Community Through Digital Futures” a showcase and unconference about digital preservation.   Registration is required. For further details and to join the wait list see the event page.   Creating Community Through Digital Futures Thu, November 1, 2018 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM CDT The Art Institute of Chicago 159 E. Monroe Nichols ...
  • 2017-2018 Final Reports Available Friday August 24th, 2018 Final reports from the 2017-2018 residencies are now available. These reports document their projects, activities completed, deliverables, lessons learned, outcomes, and recommendations for future projects. See the 2017-2018 Projects page for more. Minneapolis Institute of Art – Final Report, NDSR Art Resident Erin Barsan Philadelphia Museum of Art – Final Report, NDSR Art Resident Elise Tanner University of Pennsylvania – Final Report, NDSR Art ...
  • Slides Available- NDSR Art Immersion Week Keynote: Digital Transformation and Cultural Heritage Monday August 06th, 2018 Slides from Douglas Hegley’s July 20, 2018 NDSR Art Immersion Week keynote are available: Digital Transformation & Cultural Heritage, a provocation in four parts. Digital Transformation and Cultural Heritage Keynote Lecture by Douglas Hegley Friday, July 20, 2018 // 4pm Perelman Auditorium, Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Is This Permanence: Preservation of Born-digital Artists’ Archives – Recording Available Tuesday July 31st, 2018 Symposium https://youtu.be/_psfKtxa-4c Is This Permanence: Preservation of Born-digital Artists’ Archives Friday, May 11, 2018, 10 am–5 pm Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut The internet pioneer Vint Cerf has said, “Preservation by accident is not a plan.” Without a plan, will born-digital art last even one lifetime? If we do not develop solutions now, we risk losing not ...
  • 2018 NDSR Art Capstone – Recording Available Tuesday July 31st, 2018 NDSR Art Capstone: Preserving Media Art & Digital Art Information On Friday, June 29, 2018 the 2018-2019 NDSR Art cohort hosted a one-day capstone event to discuss their year-long projects and offer new perspectives on preserving media art and digital art information. The capstone examined the residents’ work at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the University of ...
  • Registration Open: NDSR Art Immersion Week Keynote – Digital Transformation and Cultural Heritage Tuesday July 03rd, 2018 To close the 2018-2019 NDSR Art Immersion Week, Keynote Douglas Hegley, Chief Digital Officer at Minneapolis Institute of Art, shares reflections on digital transformation and cultural heritage. Digital Transformation and Cultural Heritage Keynote Lecture by Douglas Hegley Friday, July 20th // 4pm Perelman Auditorium, Philadelphia Museum of Art The keynote is free and open to the public but registration is ...
  • Registration Open: NDSR Art Capstone – Preserving Media Art & Digital Art Information Monday May 21st, 2018 NDSR Art Capstone: Preserving Media Art & Digital Art Information Friday, June 29, 2018, 9:30am-5:00pm Kislak Center (6th floor), Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center University of Pennsylvania This symposium will provide a platform for the NDSR Art residents to discuss their experiences developing preservation and access strategies for GLAM assets, as well as offer perspectives from new media curators, time-based ...
  • Save the Date: NDSR Art Capstone – Preserving Media Art & Digital Art Information Tuesday May 01st, 2018 NDSR Art Capstone: Preserving Media Art & Digital Art Information Friday, June 29, 2018, 9:30am-5:00pm Kislak Center at Penn Libraries, University of Pennsylvania 3420 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 To signal the end of the 2017-2018 National Digital Stewardship Residency for Art Information (NDSR Art), the NDSR Art cohort is hosting a one-day capstone event to discuss their year-long ...

Get Involved

We encourage participation in NDSR Art outside of being hosts or residents.

Individuals: check the 2017/18 cohort’s blog for online training and public events. See the ARLIS/NA Learning Portal for our webinars.

Organizations: Interested in collaboration on the many events, lectures, and workshops that will be part of the program? Please email us.

ARLIS/NA local chapters will engage with residents in their area and provide networking and learning opportunities. Individual chapter members can reach out to the NDSR Art Task Force and program staff. The NDSR Art Task Force will investigate how best to incorporate the programs, best practices, and lessons learned from NDSR Art into ARLIS/NA membership.

 

 

NDSR Art is presented by
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Arlie / NA
IMLS