The Dutch Golden Age’s paintings, books, ceramics etc. still fascinate millions of people, but how did these creative outbursts emerge? In the ‘Golden Agents’ Research Infrastructure, so-called computer agents ingeniously connect existing and new databases to facilitate interdisciplinary research that unravels the inner dynamics of this creative miracle.
- Participants: Prof. Oscar Gelderblom, Prof. Wijnand Mijnhardt, Prof. Maarten Prak, Prof. Els Stronks (Humanities), Dr Mehdi Dastani (Information and Computing Sciences) in collaboration with researchers from Huygens ING, University of Amsterdam, Free University Amsterdam, City Archives Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum and RKD
- Duration: 2016-
- Funding: NWO Investment Grant Large