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12:30 pm

C. Richard Johnson, Jr. – Weave Maps and Rollmates: Computational Analysis of European Old Master Canvases and Early Chinese Silk Paintings

September 29, 2017, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Fayerweather Hall Room #513, Columbia University, 1180 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027 United States

One way of connecting paintings is to establish that they are painted on two pieces of fabric originally from the same roll. Using Thread Count Automation, and the visualization of the results as weave maps, provides evidence of rollmate pairings from the 15th - 19th centuries and may be applied to silk paintings from the 12th – 13th centuries as well.

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2:00 pm

Puerto Rico Mapathon for Hurricane Relief

September 29, 2017, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Come help with relief efforts on the ground in Puerto Rico by contributing your time to open-source mapping. September 29th at Columbia University.

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3:00 pm

Andrew Goldman: Musical Improvisation as a Way of Knowing

September 29, 2017, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Dodge Hall, Room 622 Speaker: Andrew Goldman, Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University Andrew Goldman is a music theorist specializing in music cognition. He completed his PhD in 2015 at the University of Cambridge with Prof. Ian Cross on … Continue reading

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