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Visual thinking with Images
Karolina Badzmierowska
Lascaux, France
Gua Tewet
the tree of life
Borneo
Indonesia
André Malraux
reviewing the
photographs
selected for
The Voices of
Silence
(c.1947)
Dennis Adams, “Malraux’s Shoes” (2012).
Video still.
Single-channel video, 42 minutes. Written and performed by Dennis Ada...
Malraux’s idea of an imaginary museum,
a “museum without walls”
(which he first announced in 1947),
is a prescient manifes...
Aby M. Warburg, ‘Mnemosyne-Atlas’, 1924 – 1929
Mnemosyne-Atlas, Boards of the Rembrandt-Exhibition, 1926
Aby M. Warburg, ‘Mnemosyne-Atlas’, 1924 – 1929
Mnemosyne-Atlas, Boards of the Rembrandt-Exhibition, 1926
Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP), 1968.
Designed by Lina Bo Bardi.
Google Images
http://images.google.ie/
Google Images
http://images.google.ie/
Visually similar images
The same image but
different sizes and
sources
Edmund Waller
(1605-1687)
If it was painted by
Godfrey Kneller it
would have to be
after 1676 - Kneller
arrived to England
this is not a portrait Edmund Waller…
it was not painted by Kneller…
or
Kneller painted it back in Germany/the
Netherlands
Robert Bolling
(1646–1709)
left London/ moved
from London to US
in 1660 – he was 14
years old. Could it
be possible that
p...
Edmund Waller
(1605-1687)
By John Riley (1646–
1691)
Michael Mapes
Michael Mapes
badzmiek@tcd.ie
http://www.tcd.ie/History_of_Art/
Department of History of Art and Architecture,
Trinity College Dublin
Ka...
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
Visual thinking with images
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Lecture at Maynooth University, Maynooth, Ireland
MA in Digital Humanities 2014/2015
AFF601: Digital Humanities - Theory and Practice

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Visual thinking with images

  1. 1. Visual thinking with Images Karolina Badzmierowska
  2. 2. Lascaux, France
  3. 3. Gua Tewet the tree of life Borneo Indonesia
  4. 4. André Malraux reviewing the photographs selected for The Voices of Silence (c.1947)
  5. 5. Dennis Adams, “Malraux’s Shoes” (2012). Video still. Single-channel video, 42 minutes. Written and performed by Dennis Adams. Directed by Dennis Adams and Paul Colin.
  6. 6. Malraux’s idea of an imaginary museum, a “museum without walls” (which he first announced in 1947), is a prescient manifesto of the digital age that enacts the displacement of the physical art object and the museum by photographic reproduction.
  7. 7. Aby M. Warburg, ‘Mnemosyne-Atlas’, 1924 – 1929 Mnemosyne-Atlas, Boards of the Rembrandt-Exhibition, 1926
  8. 8. Aby M. Warburg, ‘Mnemosyne-Atlas’, 1924 – 1929 Mnemosyne-Atlas, Boards of the Rembrandt-Exhibition, 1926
  9. 9. Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP), 1968. Designed by Lina Bo Bardi.
  10. 10. Google Images http://images.google.ie/
  11. 11. Google Images http://images.google.ie/ Visually similar images The same image but different sizes and sources
  12. 12. Edmund Waller (1605-1687) If it was painted by Godfrey Kneller it would have to be after 1676 - Kneller arrived to England
  13. 13. this is not a portrait Edmund Waller… it was not painted by Kneller… or Kneller painted it back in Germany/the Netherlands
  14. 14. Robert Bolling (1646–1709) left London/ moved from London to US in 1660 – he was 14 years old. Could it be possible that painting 1 is his portrait before he left?
  15. 15. Edmund Waller (1605-1687) By John Riley (1646– 1691)
  16. 16. Michael Mapes
  17. 17. Michael Mapes
  18. 18. badzmiek@tcd.ie http://www.tcd.ie/History_of_Art/ Department of History of Art and Architecture, Trinity College Dublin Karolina Badzmierowska

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