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A Million Pictures

Creative Re-Use

A Million Pictures encourages contemporary artists and the creative industries to experiment with lantern slides or digitised images. This site presents the documentation of artistic and creative re-uses of cultural heritage from the collections of our Associated Partners (see also our section in “Events”) and includes examples of creative re-use from related projects

Video: Magic Lantern Horror Show

The 25-minute video documentation of the National Portrait Gallery Magic Lantern Horror Show at Australia, performed with members of the National Portrait Gallery and the Australian National University –  School of Music on 26 February 2016, is now online at: https://vimeo.com/172507859  The performance and its documentation are part of the research project “Heritage in the Limelight:…

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Video: A taste of Nature (Live Video Art, 14 April 2016)

Cello player Björt Rúnarsdöttir and visual artist Alba G. Corral performed their show “A taste of Nature” in which live projected images and live sound merged into an intense experience of video art. For their show on 14 April 2016, at the occasion of A Million Pictures’ second workshop, the artists integrated digital images of…

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Culturele Zondag: Mini-College “Geprojecteerde wetenschap” & Opvoering “The Journey”

In de april-editie van de Utrechtse Culturele Zondagen is het project “A Million Pictures” met twee bijdragen vertegenwoordigd. Om 14:15 (herhaling om 15:15) geven Sarah Dellmann en Frank Kessler een mini-college van 15 minuten over hun onderzoek naar het gebruik van toverlantaarnplaatjes in het academisch onderwijs. Onder de titel “Geprojecteerde wetenschap” bespreken zij voorbeelden uit…

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