Digital Matters Blog

Please visit our blog page for posts about on-going Digital Matters activities, projects, and creative output.

December 7, 2020

Todd Samuelson, Fall 2020 DM Faculty Grant

My goal in the Negative Space project has been to develop a framework for distinguishing period illustration processes in preparation for machine learning. –Todd Samuelson, Fall […]
November 30, 2020

Marnie Powers-Torrey, Fall 2020 DM Faculty Grant

As we build the website, I see additional potential for subject-related discovery. Subject-specific research is notoriously difficult with artists’ books as there is an infinite variety […]
November 30, 2020

Milad Mozari, Fall 2020 Exhibition & Performance DM Faculty Grant

One question that seems to be sitting with me is if digital design scholarship pertains to what you are designing, or who you are designing with? […]
November 27, 2020

Max Schleicher, Fall 2020 DM Graduate Fellow

This project attempts to historicize the very recent past (the last 25 years) of poetry publishing. In doing so, I hope it provides another vocabulary or […]
August 6, 2020

Jeff Turner, Digital Matters/American West Center Graduate Fellow, Fall 2019 – Spring 2020

The project I worked on, Native Places Atlas, provides a digital map of Utah onto which Native peoples can provide names for places. The project is […]
July 27, 2020

Aislinn McDougall, Spring 2020 DM Faculty Grant

I think the most crucial insight that I have gained is that thinking about these photographs as having “data” or even “metadata” that needs to be […]