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ArtMaps: A Technology for Looking at Tate’s Collection

Giannachi, Gabriella; Sinker, Rebecca; Stack, John; Locatelli, Cristina; Carletti, Laura; Price, Dominic; McAuley, Derek; Coughlan, Tim and Benford, Steve (2015). ArtMaps: A Technology for Looking at Tate’s Collection. Leonardo

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Abstract

This article presents ArtMaps, a crowdsourcing web-based app for desktop and mobile use that allows users to locate, move and annotate artworks in the Tate collection in relation to one or more sets of locations. Here the authors show that ArtMaps extends the ‘space’ of the museum and facilitates a new, pluriperspectival, way of looking at art.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2015 ISAST.
ISSN: 1530-9282
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Horizon Digital Economy Research HubEPGO658021/1RCUK
Keywords: Art, Galleries, Crowdsourcing, Mobile, Learning
Academic Unit/School: Other Departments > Other Departments
Item ID: 43445
Depositing User: Tim Coughlan
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2015 11:44
Last Modified: 16 Aug 2017 13:45
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/43445
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