The Venice Time Machine Project

For me as a Venetian art historian, this project is about as exciting as it gets. The Venice Time Machine Project in a nutshell is a Digital Humanities project which seeks to reconstruct Venice in 4D, at different moments of its history. How this is done, is best explained here, in a TED talk by…

On the Capitoline

Roman Adventures- Part 1

Its been quite a while since I last had the opportunity to explore Rome by myself, on foot, and with no students in tow. Now, don’t get me wrong, I love teaching on site and find that taking students around a location I love gives quite a different energy to visiting a historic site, but…


teaching arts matters

Well, this is my first attempt at writing a blog about some of the issues that matter most to me, and that is how to kindle a passion for the arts. And more, actually, and that is to be enagaged in a process where ‘the arts’ in all their manifestations, whether visual, textual, whether recorded…