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Instagram and Contemporary Image (2016)

by Lev Manovich

This new book combines qualitative and quantitative methods to offer analysis of contemporary photography created by millions of Instagram users worldwide.


The posts from 2018-2016 are on our archive site: www.softwarestudies.com.

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31 May 2017

Cultural Analytics 2017, a two-day symposium at the University of Notre Dame

  • Detail of the conference poster.

Cultural Analytics 2017 is a two-day symposium at the University of Notre Dame, devoted to new research in the fields of computational and data-intensive cultural studies.

Combining methods and insights from computer science and the quantitative social sciences with questions central to the interpretive humanities, the symposium Cultural Analytics 2017 explores some of the most compelling contemporary interdisciplinary work in a rigorous, collegial environment.

09 March 2017

Our lab contributed to a Google project that visualizes love trends in Australia

Cultural Analytics Lab contributed to the new Google research project that attempted to quantify the unquantifiable: love.

Lev Manovich and Agustin Indaco collaborated with Google team Love by Numbers by providing input on the questions to be included in the survey, guidance on statistical validity, and suggestions on how the data should be visualized and presented to a wide audience.

Visit the project web site: www.equalitycampaign.org.au/lovebynumbers.