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Wed, November 17, 2021

18:30 – 19:30

Live on Zoom
(NYU Florence Community only)
Villa La Pietra
Via Bolognese 120
50139 Firenze, Italy

(Event open to NYU Florence Students, Faculty, and Staff only)


Francesca Baldry, Villa La Pietra Collection Manager, with Pamela Ferrari and Marina Corradetti from the digital imaging company Centrica, will provide an update of the ongoing digitization of the Acton Photograph Archive, which has most recently been focused on special formats, such as works on glass, stereoscopic images, and oversized works.  Scott Palmer, Coordinator of Instructional Technology and Digital Initiatives and NYU Florence Lecturer and Alessandra Capodacqua, NYU Florence Lecturer, will also discuss their use of newly-digitized images from the Archive in their NYU Florence courses this semester.