With over 105,000 images, the photo archive of Empirical Cultural Studies Switzerland is an important part of Switzerland’s cultural memory. Using three collections as examples, our research project is developing a new “Participatory Image Archive” that makes it possible to preserve and pass on images and narratives from contemporary witnesses The research project “Participatory Knowledge […]
About Ulrike Felsing
Ulrike Felsing (Dr phil.) is a design researcher and lecturer at the Bern University of the Arts, Institute of Design Research IDR and the Lucerne School of Art and Design. From 2021-2025 she is co-leader of the research project Sinergia: "Participatory Knowledge Practices in Analogue and Digital Image Archives", funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF, in collaboration with Prof. Dr W. Leimgruber and Dr P. Fornaro, University of Basel). Her research focuses on the field of knowledge visualisation in the digital humanities.