Unframed: Art of the Arab Spring

Cover of "Unframed - Art of the Arab Spring" speculative art exhibition catalogue

Art History major Bianca Biberaj designed the exhibition catalog for Unframed: Art of the Arab Spring. “In my Museums and Society class, Exhibiting the Global, our final project was to conceptualize and design our own exhibition on a topic of our choice. I wanted to choose a topic that had

Vi Nguyen Student Photography

Photo of sun setting behind gothic church and tree by "Westminster" by Vi Nguyen

  Vi Nguyen, a Junior Biology/Psychology Double Major, is a frequent patron of the Digital Media Center. She enjoys nature and landscape photography. Vi’s interest in photography is aided by the large selection of camera equipment at the DMC. Vi’s latest photography is shown to the right.

Westbaum in High School

Filmmaker Jacob Appet stands next to monitor playing his film "Westbaum in High School"

  Westbaum in High School is the feature film debut of JHU Senior Jacob Appet. It follows the adventures of high school senior Thomas Westbaum as he struggles to retain his optimism in a darkly absurd microcosm of the culture one might find in high schools across America. Jacob sees the project

I See The Light (From Tangled)

Singers Josh Temple and Meera Valliath sing "I See the Light" in the DMC recording studio

    Josh Temple and Meera Valliath recorded a cover of I See the Light (from the movie Tangled). Josh engineered the recording in the DMC’s audio studio.

JHU Sirens – Secrets/Halo Mashup

Group photo of the JHU Sirens a cappella group

The Sirens are an all-female a cappella group at JHU. They recorded and mixed a studio version of their mashup of Secrets by OneRepublic and Halo by Beyonce in spring 2012 at the DMC. Arrangers: Heather Merchut ’13 and Brittany Tusing ’13 Soloists: Jessica DeBakey ’13 (Secrets) and Paulina Valderrabano

Blue Jay Takeaway on WJHU

Poster for Blue Jay Takeaway on WJHU program

The Blue Jay Take-Away on WJHU “operates under the philosophy that a lot of great music is being created here in the Johns Hopkins community– so why not show it off with the beautiful Homewood campus as the backdrop?” This group of students is documenting music being made on campus,

Roots of American Innovation

Two students work on "Roots of American Innovation" digital prints in the DMC

The JHU chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers, HOMES, created a museum display for Black History Month. They used the DMC’s printing and print cutting resources for their project.

Digitization of the CLSP Guest Speaker Archive

Student digitizing the CLSP Guest Speaker Archive using DMC scanner and computer

  Luke Orland has been digitizing and uploading an archive of Guest Speaker footage from the Center for Language and Speech Processing. His process involves moving content from VHS and DVD media to Final Cut Pro, then converting and uploading to Vimeo. This archive is publicly available at In

Intro to Computer Music

Student editing music on a computer

  An Arts Innovation Grant funded this Intro to Computer Music Class, run in the fall of 2011. Taught by Dr. Mark Lackey under the Peabody at Homewood department, the DMC hosted labs for the course. Students learned about the history and aesthetics of computer music and had creative assignments

Undead Bodies and Pleasure

Detail view of spread from hand made book, "Undead Bodies and Pleasure"

Hannah Cohen created a unique book for the Artist in the Museum: Book Making class with Phyllis Berger. Hannah worked with staff at the DMC to get her custom large format print run on unusual handmade paper.