• ISSN 1811-864X -- VAST: International Symposium on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Intelligent Cultural Heritage
  • since 2014: GCH: ISSN 2312-6124 (online)
  • since 2013: every two years part of Digital Heritage Conference

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  • Da Vinci Effect - multiplayer Virtual Reality experience 

    Rizvic, Selma; Young, Gregg; Changa, Avinash; Mijatovic, Bojan; Ivkovic-Kihic, Ivona (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Virtual Reality is a technology of choice for time traveling. VR applications enhance museum collections and cultural heritage sites with exciting opportunity to experience the life in the past. Da Vinci Effect (DVE) is a ...
  • Digital Reintegration of Distributed Mural Paintings at Different Architectural Phases: the Case of St. Quirze de Pedret 

    Munoz-Pandiella, Imanol; Argudo, Oscar; Otzet, Immaculada Lorés; Comas, Joan Font; Casademont, Genís Àvila; Pueyo, Xavier; Andujar, Carlos (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Sant Quirze de Pedret is a Romanesque church located in Cercs (Catalonia, Spain) at the foothills of the Pyrenees. Its walls harbored one of the most important examples of mural paintings in Catalan Romanesque Art. However, ...
  • Project SAGA: Towards Bridging the Gap between Serious and Entertainment Games 

    Larsson, Catja; Anderson, Eike Falk (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    We present the ''SAGA'' project, a concept for an entertainment game that is currently in development, which is based on historical and archaeological research and set in the mythology of the Vo?luspá. SAGA bridges the gap ...
  • Co-developing Knowledge Documentation for the Intangible Heritage of Egyptian Woodwork Craft 

    Samaroudi, Myrsini; Rodriguez Echavarria, Karina; Amis, Tim; Sharara, Nesreen; Ali, Noha; Aboulfadl, Abdelrahman; Salah, AbdelHamid; Abdel Barr, Omniya; Weyrich, Tim (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    This research contributes towards the need to decolonise material culture knowledge by reaching out to communities across the world who still practice the intangible heritage of craft and linking their knowledge with the ...
  • Tactile prints in colour: Studying the Visual Appearance of 2.5D Prints for Heritage Recreations 

    Trujillo-Vazquez, Abigail; Rodriguez Echavarria, Karina; Weyrich, Tim (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Printing applications for heritage recreation are a means to allow audiences to appreciate details and engage with cultural materials through closer interaction. A 2.5D print is a media suitable to incorporate visual and ...
  • Lithic Feature Identification in 3D based on Discrete Morse Theory 

    Bullenkamp, Jan Philipp; Linsel, Florian; Mara, Hubert (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Neanderthals and our human ancestors have coexisted for a large period of time sharing many things in common including the production of tools, which are among the few remaining artefacts providing a possible insight into ...
  • A New Baseline for Feature Description on Multimodal Imaging of Paintings 

    Toorn, Jules van der; Wiersma, Ruben; Vandivere, Abbie; Marroquim, Ricardo; Eisemann, Elmar (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Multimodal imaging is used by conservators and scientists to study the composition of paintings. To aid the combined analysis of these digitisations, such images must first be aligned. Rather than proposing a new domain-specific ...
  • Audio Augmented Reality for Cultural Heritage Outdoors 

    Kritikos, Yannis; Giariskanis, Fotios; Protopapadaki, Eftychia; Papanastasiou, Anthi; Papadopoulou, Eleni; Mania, Katerina (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Audio Augmented Reality (AAR) is a novel area of AR representing the augmentation of reality with auditory input. The way auditory input is combined with 3D superimposed information in AAR is challenging, especially in ...
  • Traditional Romanian Egg Decoration in Augmented Reality with 3D Printing 

    Ureche, Ana-Maria-Cristina; Fryazinov, Oleg; Anderson, Eike Falk (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    The folk art of decorating Easter eggs is an important part of Romania's intangible cultural heritage. We have developed a prototype for a mobile Augmented Reality (AR) app that allows users to virtually decorate Easter ...
  • An Annotation Tool for Digital Restoration of Wall Paintings 

    Barreiro Díaz, Albert; Munoz-Pandiella, Imanol; Bosch, Carles; Andujar, Carlos (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Antique paintings are essential to study and understand our past. Paintings, and specifically mural paintings, are delicate artworks that are affected by multiple deterioration conditions. Weathering and human interventions ...
  • Semi-Automatic Perspective Lines from Paintings 

    Coudert-Osmont, Yoann; Eisemann, Elmar; Marroquim, Ricardo (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Perspective cues play an important role in painting analysis as it may unveil important characteristics about the painter's techniques and creation process. Nevertheless, extracting perspective lines and their corresponding ...
  • Mobile Laser Scanning of Challenging Urban Sites: a Case Study in Matera 

    Scalas, Andreas; Cabiddu, Daniela; Mortara, Michela; Pittaluga, Simone; Spagnuolo, Michela (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    The creation of 3D models of heritage and architectural sites requires proper technologies able to capture a wide area at fine geometric and appearance detail. In this paper we address the acquisition and digitization of ...
  • An Image Recognition System of Aboriginal Artefact for Knowledge Sharing using Machine Learning 

    Ma, Yajun; Karim, Asif; Haque, A. S. M. Farhan Al (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Acquiring knowledge about indigenous artefacts is difficult without prior experience. Due to the scarcity of digitally preserved artefacts, the new online generations are not exposed to even the most basic concepts. This ...
  • Scan2FEM: From Point Clouds to Structured 3D Models Suitable for Simulation 

    Selman, Zain; Musto, Juan; Kobbelt, Leif (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Preservation of cultural heritage is important to prevent singular objects or sites of cultural importance to decay. One aspect of preservation is the creation of a digital twin. In case of a catastrophic event, this twin ...
  • A Concept for Reconstructing Stucco Statues from historic Sketches using synthetic Data only 

    Pöllabauer, Thomas; Kühn, Julius (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    In medieval times, stuccoworkers used a red color, called sinopia, to first create a sketch of the to-be-made statue on the wall. Today, many of these statues are destroyed, but using the original drawings, deriving from ...
  • GCH 2022: Frontmatter 

    Ponchio, Federico; Pintus, Ruggero (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
  • A Course on the Digital Humanities for the Premodern World 

    Rushmeier, Holly; Chen, Anne (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    With the roots of digital humanities in text-centric disciplines, coursework has traditionally focused on instruction in skills of relevance for text-based resources, while digital methods for non-textual sources have ...
  • Context-based Surface Pattern Completion of Ancient Pottery 

    Lengauer, Stefan; Preiner, Reinhold; Sipiran, Ivan; Karl, Stephan; Trinkl, Elisabeth; Bustos, Benjamin; Schreck, Tobias (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Among various ancient cultures it was common practice to adorn pottery artifacts with lavish surface decoration. While the applied painting styles, color schemes and displayed mythological content may vary greatly, the ...
  • Automated Classification of Crests on Pottery Sherds Using Pattern Recognition on 2D Images 

    Ritz, Martin; Santos, Pedro; Fellner, Dieter W. (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Manual classification of artefacts is a labor intensive process. Based on 2D images and 3D scans of - for example - ceramic shards, we developed a pattern recognition algorithm which automatically extracts relief features ...
  • Visual Analysis of RIS Data for Endmember Selection 

    Popa, Andra; Gabrieli, Francesca; Kroes, Thomas; Krekeler, Anna; Alfeld, Matthias; Lelieveldt, Boudewijn; Eisemann, Elmar; Höllt, Thomas (The Eurographics Association, 2022)
    Reflectance Imaging Spectroscopy (RIS) is a hyperspectral imaging technique used for investigating the molecular composition of materials. It can help identify pigments used in a painting, which are relevant information ...

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