Departmental Events

Introduction to 3D Data

Digital Art History Workshop

1:30 pm | 10/23/2019 | 308A Doe Library, UC Berkeley | Until 4:30 pm | 10/23/2019

Justin Underhill

Pre-registration Required

Come join us for the first Digital Art History Workshop at the newly-founded Visualization Lab for Digital Art History! This session will introduce participants to the basics of 3D data in its relevance for visualizing and documenting cultural heritage.

Topics will include:

  • The basics of modeling and rendering
  • Common file formats, terminology, and software packages
  • Workflows for laser scanning


Software for participants to install on their laptops before the workshop:

SketchUp Pro 30-day trial:

Autodesk Maya Educational Download

*Contact the V-Lab if you do not own a laptop and would like to participate*

*This software is compatible with both Mac and Windows*

Please also bring headphones that are compatible with your laptop and a three-button mouse.


Enrollment is limited to 12 people.
Priority is given to UCB History of Art undergraduates, graduates, staff, and faculty. To enroll, please email
Enrollment deadline: October 16, 5 PM

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