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Pharos Project Manager - Call for applications

July 23, 2019

Full Time (35 hours/week)
Start Date: September / October 2019
Contract Length: 24-30 months
Application Deadline: August 31st, 2019
Location: Remote (based anywhere in Europe)

 

PHAROS, the International Consortium of Photo Archives, seeks a Project Manager for a 30-month pilot project (July 1, 2019 - December 31st 2021) to create a scholarly research platform that will bring together nearly 1.5 million images with accompanying documentation from five of the fourteen PHAROS member institutions using the ResearchSpace platform. ... Read more about Pharos Project Manager - Call for applications
Ludwig Bickell 1838-1901 View of the city of Marburg with St. Elizabeths Church, April, 1882

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION - PHAROS Scholar Advisory Group

July 22, 2019

Scholar Advisory Group, Pilot Project, 
PHAROS - The International Consortium of Photo Archives

 

Applications are sought from researchers interested in participating in a Scholar Advisory Group convened in support of a pilot project that will be initiated by the PHAROS consortium in July 2019. Established in 2013, PHAROS is an international consortium of fourteen European and North American art-historical photo archives committed to creating a digital...

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Frick Photo Archive Collection samples

PHAROS receives an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant

July 20, 2019

In Spring of 2019, the PHAROS consortium successfully applied for and received a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to fund a 30-month Pilot Project to create a research platform using the ResearchSpace software that will make available over 1.5 million images of works of art with accompanying scholarly documentation from five of the fourteen PHAROS member institutions. The five pilot institutions that will be part of the project are: Villa I Tatti, The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies, Florence; Biblioteca Hertziana Max-Planck Institut für...

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PHAROS is an international consortium of fourteen European and North American art historical photo archives committed to creating an open and freely accessible digital research platform allowing for comprehensive consolidated access to photo archive images and their associated scholarly documentation.  The PHAROS collections collectively contain an estimated 25 million images documenting works of art and architecture and the history of photography itself. The consortium is actively looking for funding and technology partners to advance this work.