Fallschool

Groups for Venice 1740

Group 1 : City functions Main goal: re-mapping on the 1740’s layer of the GIS system the functions, owners, tenants and rents derived from Catastici sources. The work-phases will be the following : Documents Analyse the information structure of Catastici Replace informations in comparison with the index of Sommarioni 1808 Find the homologous points between…

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Third Digital Humanities Fall School : Venice 1740

The Veduta del Canal Grande e della Pescheria (Milano, Pinacoteca di Brera) by Fransceco Guardo depicts a specific moment of the Rialto market everyday life. Thanks to Guardi, Canaletto and other great painters of ‘vedute’, we can still today picture Venice in the XVIIIe century, in that moment of progressive decline of its past splendor.…

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Group Work: architectural reconstruction of the Palazzo Grimani over time

Group 2: Kayoko Ichikawa, Sami Arpa, Fouad Slimane, Cyril Bornet and Radu Leon Introduction Our group project focuses on the architectural scale of Palazzo Grimani considering its different historical phases starting from the present-day palace as museum and looking back to the time of Giovanni Grimani’s project and the earlier structure of the medieval palace.  The goal of our project is…

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Group Work : GIS technology to map the movement of artworks

Work project by Erica Bernardi, Arianna Farina, Danielle Guimares, Myriam Pilutti Namer, Yannick Rochat, Dario Rodighiero, coordinated by Olivier Dalang. The idea of this project is to use the GIS technology to map the movement of artworks, transforming static information condensed in archives into an interactive geographical map. The product will be a web-based instrument…

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Group Work: Space and artworks

Our group focused on the study of the spaces and of the artworks that Giovanni Grimani commissioned and collected for his palace at Santa Maria Formosa. We worked with ToBoA 3D (a collaborative notation and storytelling program created within KIIS at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice). In the frame of one of the activities of…