A site inspired by collections at the Tate Gallery
Branch: gh-pages
Clone or download
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Permalink
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
data
LICENCE
README.md
WHY.md
blank_w_40.jpg
index.html
normalize.css
style.css

README.md

Artist Rooms

Why

It all started with an object.

How

Metadata from Tate Gallery:

Tools used for this project:

  • Python: create indices for subjects associated with each artwork
  • Wrapped in Bash scripts:
    • cURL: download thumbnails for the collection
    • imagemagick: resize and crop thumbnails into fitting size
    • openssl: base64 encode images to associated them within the json object
  • d3.js: put data into browser

Detailed process and thoughts can be found in:

Resulting files are in: