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Projects

We use data science, data visualization and big data to analyze cultural trends and data. For description of our methods, see cultural analytics.

Other Projects:

2014

  • Taipei Phototime | Installation that captures, visualizes, and analyzes new Instagram images in real time | Jay Chow and Lev Manovich
  • The Exceptional and the Everyday: 144 hours in Kyiv | Analysis of the use of Instagram during the Ukrainian revolution (February 17-22, 2014) using computational and visualization techniques | Lev Manovich, Mehrdad Yazdani, Alise Tifentale, and Jay Chow, with contributions by Svitlana Matviyenko and Elizabeth Losh

2012

  • Veja.vis | Visualizing 2.200 covers of Veja Magazine (Brazil) | Marcio Santos and Cicero Silva

2011

  • vanGogh.viz | exploring Vincent van Gogh paintings with ImagePlot | Lev Manovich
  • Remix.viz | Analyzing YouTube video remixes | Eduardo Navas
  • ObamaVideo.viz | President Obama's online weekly addresses | Elizabeth Losh, Jeremy Douglass, Tara Zepel

2010

2009

  • Vertov.viz | Dziga Vertov's films | Lev Manovich
  • SculptingTime.viz | Mapping temporal structures in games video with 3D volumes | Jeremy Douglass
  • SecondLife.viz | The informal architecture in virtual worlds | Jean-Francois Lucas
  • Flickr.viz | Comparing 340,000 images from "Art Now" and "Graphic Design" Flickr groups | Todd Margolis and Lev Manovich
  • AnnaKarenina.viz | Tolstoy's Anna Karenina | Lev Manovich
  • TimeLine.viz | MappingTime.viz | 4535 Time magazine covers, 1923-2009 | Jeremy Douglass and Lev Manovich
  • BettyBoop.viz | Betty Boop cartoons
  • What color is Slumdog Millionaire? | how to characterize dominants colors in feature films

2008

Selected Student Projects, 2008-2009

Theory, Methods, Tools, 2008-2011