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UVCON: Tech Working Meeting

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Victoria and Albert Museum

Cromwell Road

London

SW7 2RL

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Join us at the V&A for two days of Universal Viewer related discussion.

Day two will focus on the future technical direction for the Universal Viewer. Key questions will include the architecture of the UV, how the community can improve the development and deployment experience, and how the components of the UV can be repurposed for other applications.

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Digital Studio, Sackler Centre, V&A (Exhibition Road Entrance)

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UVCON is held at the V&A as part of the V&A Research Institute (VARI), a five-year programme of research projects and partnerships supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. It takes the V&A's pioneering research culture into a new phase that allows the Museum to experiment with new ways of studying, displaying and accessibly storing its collections. VARI will give better access to the V&A's objects and join its experts with academic scholars, practicing artists, designers and makers and members of the general public.

Universal Viewer will be particularly used by two VARI projects:,

https://www.vam.ac.uk/info/deciphering-dickens
Deciphering Dickens, an unparalleled collection of original manuscripts and proofs for most of Dickens' novels;

https://www.vam.ac.uk/info/leman-album-an-enhanced-facsimile
The Leman Album, an 18th-century volume containing Europe's earliest dated silk designs - close to 100 astonishingly vibrant drawings on paper.

You can find out more about our individual projects on our webpages:
https://www.vam.ac.uk/vari

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Victoria and Albert Museum

Cromwell Road

London

SW7 2RL

United Kingdom

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