Daniel Langlois Foundation is pleased to announce that the
first annual summit of the DOCAM research alliance (Documentation
and Conservation of Media Art Heritage) will be held at
the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Montreal on October
is a major multidisciplinary research project initiated
by the Daniel Langlois Foundation in collaboration with
numerous international partners.
first summit will provide an opportunity to better understand
the challenges of conserving and documenting works of art
featuring technological content. Among the guest speakers
appearing at the summit are Howard Besser of New York University,
Caitlin Jones of the Guggenheim Museum, Luciana Duranti
of InterPARES, and Lori Zippay of Electronic Arts Intermix.
speakers and others will share information on the main components
of the DOCAM research being conducted as well as the various
resources, tools and research projects associated with the
conservation of works of art featuring technological content.