January 19, 2022

Digitization Projects: “Alexander Calder’s Expansive Archive Is Digitised in a New Platform”

From The Art Newspaper:

Over the past last three years, a small team of archivists at the Calder Foundation in New York have worked to digitise thousands of materials related to the artist’s catalogued works as well as personal photographs, documents, and publications.

Their efforts are being released today on an encyclopaedic digital platform that includes extensive databases as well as editorialised content, allowing Calder’s work and history to be “accessible to thousands of people instead of dozens of people”, says Alexander S.C. Rower, the president of the foundation and the artist’s grandson.

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.