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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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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.

04 February 2017

Lev Manovich to deliver a keynote lecture at “Coding Dürer,” an international hackathon for art history

  • Albrecht Dürer, Melencolia I. 1514. Detail.

Lev Manovich is a keynote speaker at “Coding Dürer,” a five days international and interdisciplinary hackathon for art history and information science.

The goal of this hackathon is to bring art historians and information scientists together to work on data from Europeana, Europe’s digital platform for cultural heritage.

“Coding Dürer” will take place in Munich, Germany, March 13-17, 2017. The keynote lecture will be open to the public.