PhD course on Cultural Institutions, Online Collections and Digital Media

Last week I attended the PhD course on Cultural Institutions, Online Collections and Digital Media organised by ACSIS (Advanced Cultural Studies Institutes of Sweden), Linköping University (campus Norrköping).  The aim of this course was to provide a critical exploration of digital heritage and online collections. Thanks to the participation of several researchers in the field of digital … Continue reading PhD course on Cultural Institutions, Online Collections and Digital Media

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CHEurope – Kick-off​ meeting

CHEurope kick-off meeting took place in Gothenburg from the 27th to the 30th June 2017. There, for the first time, I met all the ESR that are part of this project and their supervisors. The aim of CHEurope project is to explore the processes by which heritage is ‘assembled’ in our society, by researching five … Continue reading CHEurope – Kick-off​ meeting

Curating Digital Heritage​

Dear Friends, Recently I started to work as a PhD candidate at Utrecht University. I am based in the Department of History and Art History and I am part of the Cultural History research group. My research project focuses on how European institutions are dealing with the digital turn and what it meant for them and for … Continue reading Curating Digital Heritage​

Ename 1290 backstage – Reconstructing Saint Salvator Abbey

Dear friends, In some past articles I talked about the project Ename 1290, which is a virtual 3D walk-through developed for the visitors of the Provincial Archaeological Museum of Ename, in order to allow them to experience interactively the medieval village and the Saint Salvator abbey. I think it is now the moment to describe … Continue reading Ename 1290 backstage – Reconstructing Saint Salvator Abbey

Looking back at SIGRAD 2016

Dear friends, it was a great honor to be invited as Keynote speaker to present my work at SIGRAD, in Visby. Several Swedish research groups presented their outstanding results. This serves to highlight excellent Swedish research, stimulate the discussion and initiate collaborations. I had the opportunity to join the Gotland Game Conference and take a look … Continue reading Looking back at SIGRAD 2016

Heritage in Motion Award 2016

Dear friends, On May 20, 2016 the winners of the Heritage in Motion Award 2016 have been announced. Belgium’s Provincie Limburg was awarded for the Heritage in Motion ‘Best Achievement Award’ for their project ‘Limburg 1914-1918, Small Stories from a Great War’. Visual Dimension was nominated for the Heritage in Motion Awards 2016 in the category "Games and Interactive Experiences" … Continue reading Heritage in Motion Award 2016

Ename 1290 nominated for the Heritage in Motion Awards 2016

Dear friends, Today I am happy to announce you that Visual Dimension has been selected as one of the eight finalists for the Heritage in Motion Awards 2016 with the application Ename 1290. Heritage in Motion is an annual multimedia competition which celebrates the best multimedia achievements and products, through varied, creative and innovative means, in order … Continue reading Ename 1290 nominated for the Heritage in Motion Awards 2016

Digital Heritage 2015

This year I took part at the second edition of Digital Heritage International Conference in Granada, from 28th September to 2nd October. There I had the precious opportunity to meet several scholars and specialists active in the field of digital heritage and discuss with them about their work. I had the pleasure to present two papers … Continue reading Digital Heritage 2015

Reconstructing Cim Basilica

Dear friends, In this last post about the 3D reconstruction and digital restoration of the Early Christian basilica of Cim I am going to talk about the reconstruction of the building. The reconstruction moved from the volt of the apsis that was slightly irregular as its diameter was 2,40 m while its length was 2,98 m. In coeval … Continue reading Reconstructing Cim Basilica