Synthescape Art Imaging for "A Queen and Her Country"
Produced by the Canadian Museum of Civilization, "A Queen and Her Country" commemorates Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee by revisiting some of Queen Elizabeth II’s most memorable moments in Canada. Synthescape Art Imaging digitized a selection of artifacts in the exhibition, including the Maple Leaf of Canada Dress, a gown Her Majesty wore at a state banquet in Ottawa in October 1957.
Synthescape Imaging for the Canadian Museum of Civilization
The Canadian Museum of Civilization has an extraordinary collection of historic costume, much of which is showcased in the recently launched online exhibition “Canadian Dress: The Confederation Era (1840-1990).” Synthescape is pleased to have worked with the CMC on this project, and congratulates CMC on the occasion of its launch:
Synthescape Imaging for the Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University
The Justin and Elisabeth Lang Collection of West African Art is among the most significant of its kind in Canada. We’re proud to have collaborated with the Agnes Etherington Art centre at Queen’s University on their recent project to Digitize and Create a Searchable Online Database of the Justin & Elisabeth Lang Collection.”
Synthescape Imaging for the U’Mista Cultural Society
Located in Alert Bay, British Columbia, the U’Mista Cultural Society acts to preserve and promote the culture and heritage of the Kwakwa̱ka̱ʼwakw. In 2011, U’Mista Cultural Society partnered with the Staatlich Kunstammlungen Dresden in a marvelous, groundbreaking exhibition - shown at Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Dresden - entitled “The Power of Giving.” Synthescape conducted multi-perspective imaging and panoramic installation photography to preserve this exhibition for the future.
Synthescape Imaging for the Fowler Museum at UCLA
The Fowler Museum explores global arts and cultures with an emphasis on works from Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas, past and present. These marvelous examples are from Fowler’s signature exhibition “Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives.”
Synthescape Imaging for the Museum at FIT
The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (MFIT) presents Japan Fashion Now, the first exhibition to explore contemporary Japanese fashion in all its radical creativity, from avant-garde high fashion to street and subcultural styles, from menswear to new designers. These are a few highlights from that show:
Synthescape Imaging for Brown University
The Anne S. K. Brown Military Collection is one of the largest research collections devoted to the history and iconography of soldiers and soldiering, from circa 1500 to 1945. Formerly a private collection, it was donated to the Brown University Library in 1981. These are a few highlights from that collection, shot with the Leica S2:
Synthescape Imaging for the Luce Foundation Center for American Art/Smithsonian American Art Museum
The Luce Foundation Center is a visible storage facility housed at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Made possible through a generous gift of the Henry Luce Foundation, here you will discover thirty-five hundred paintings, sculptures, miniatures, craft objects, and folk art pieces from the collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Here is a small number of them, digitized using Synthescape process and technology: