Non-invasive hyperspectral imaging (HSI) using VISIBLE and NEAR-INFRARED wavelengths of light allows the researcher & conservator to better understand the CONDITION and original APPEARANCE of a work of art.
Headwall also sells HSI systems and turnkey solutions for:
Airborne remote sensing from drones and manned aircraft
Advanced machine vision inspection and grading of food
Defense and security sensing of trace quantities of hazardous material
Precision agriculture from the lab to the field to the air
Where: The Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
When: 10am, Wednesday, November 13, 2019
HSI in the short wavelength near-infrared (SWIR) can reveal FEATURES not visible to the human eye and provide INSIGHT into the INTENT of the artist, as well as what the artwork has EXPERIENCED over time.
Artwork example courtesy LH Piel
Come see a LIVE DEMO with an actual piece of artwork on a Headwall Photonics hyperspectral SCANNER!