Die gute Form — Good Design

Digitisation and indexing of outstanding photographs on product design 1950-1990 from the collection of the German Design Council (Rat für Formgebung).

Partner: Stiftung Deutsches Design Museum, Rat für Formgebung
Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration: 2018-2020
Project management: Jens Bove
Project coordination: Katja Leiskau

Werkdatenbank Bildende Kunst Sachsen — Saxon Database of Fine Art Works

Build-up of a database on the works of Saxon artists.

Partner: Landesverband Bildende Kunst Sachsen e.V.
Funding: Saxon State Ministry of Science and Art
This project is co-financed by tax revenue on the basis of the budget adopted by the Saxon Landtag.
Duration: 2018-2019
Project management: Jens Bove

Weltsichten — Worldviews

Digitisation and indexing of photographic archives of important german explorers.

Partner: Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Staatliche Ethnographische Sammlungen Sachsen
Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration: 2015-2017
Project management: Jens Bove
Project coordination: Marc Rohrmüller, Marco Kliewer

Archiv der Fotografen — Archive of Photographers

Preservation and activation of photographic works and estates.

Partner: Stiftung F.C. Gundlach and other institutions
Duration: Permanent project, since 2012
Project management: Jens Bove, Sebastian Lux

Kartenforum — Map Forum

Digitisation and indexing of historical maps and vedutas of the SLUB Dresden and other institutions.

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration: 2009-201
Project management: Jens Bove — Specialised Information Service for Art, Photography and Design

Development of tailor-made services for the art historical community: acquisition according to demand, extending the subject-specific information structure of, electronic publishing in Open Access, digitisation of media relevant to art history, bibliographic services and provision of standardised data for the scientific community.

Partner: Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg
Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration: 2017-2019 (established 2012)
Project management: Jens Bove (Dresden), Maria Effinger (Heidelberg)
Project coordination: Simone Fleischer

Architectural and engineering drawings of the German Renaissance

Digitisation and scientific indexing of the drawings from 1500 - 1650.

Partner: Kunsthistorisches Institut der Universität zu Köln, Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration: 2009-2010
Project management: Jens Bove
Project coordination: Marc Rohrmüller

Exemplary Preservation of German Visual History 1945 - 1960

Digitisation and indexing of the estates Hildegard Jäckel, Abraham Pisarek, Richard Peter senior, Roger und Renate Rössing.

Illustrations on the history of technology from 16th and 17th century prints

Digital collection of sources on the history of technology: Prints of the 16th and 17th century.

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration: 2007-2008
Project management: Marc Rohrmüller

Brochure collection on transport

Digitisation and indexing of the brochure collection on transport as an outstanding source material on transport.

Funding: Hochschul- und Wissenschaftsprogramm (HWP) der Bund-Länder-Kommission für Bildungsplanung und Forschungsförderung
Duration: 2006-2007
Project management: Jens Bove

Erich Höhne / Erich Pohl

Digitisation and indexing of the Höhne/Pohl press archive as an outstanding source for contemporary historical research and teaching.

Funding: Hochschul- und Wissenschaftsprogramm (HWP) der Bund-Länder-Kommission für Bildungsplanung und Forschungsförderung
Duration: 2005-2006
Project management: Jens Bove
Project coordination: Jens Bove, Marc Rohrmüller

Retroconversion of Microfiche catalogues

Expansion and internationalization of the Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (index of art and architecture) as an instrument of net-based research.

Partner: Bildarchiv Foto Marburg, Rheinisches Bildarchiv
Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration: 2004-2008
Project management: Lutz Heusinger, Christian Bracht
Project coordination Dresden: Jens Bove

Christian Borchert

Cataloguing and Internet presentation of the estate of Christian Borchert.

Funding: ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius
Duration: 2003-2004
Project management: Wolfgang Hesse, Jens Bove
Project coordination: Susanne Gänshirt-Heinemann

Artist Magazines

Electronic edition of the artist magazines of the GDR 1980-1989.

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration: 1997-2000
Project management: Helgard Sauer
Project coordination: Birgit Meißner