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We support and empower people to safeguard the permanence and integrity of the world’s artistic record.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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What We Do

 


WE OFFER THE FULL SUITE OF SERVICES REQUIRED FOR THE STEWARDSHIP OF TIME-BASED MEDIA ART

Condition Assessment
Conservation Treatment
Technical Documentation
Facilitation of Acquisitions
Digital Preservation Consulting
Digital Repository Management
Digitization and Format Migration

 
 
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Our Clients


WE ARE PROUD TO WORK WITH THE FINEST INSTITUTIONS IN THE WORLD

We take our client relationships seriously, offering meaningful collaboration – and a connoisseurship of the materials and artworks we document and protect.

 
 

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Our Team


MEET THE FRIENDLY FACES OF SMALL DATA INDUSTRIES

When you work with us, we assemble the perfect team to match your needs. Our international network of collaborators includes leaders in time-based media conservation, digital preservation, audiovisual engineering, and collections management.

 
 
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Ben
Fino-Radin

FOUNDER
LEAD CONSERVATOR

Ben founded Small Data Industries out of a desire to bring the expertise and capabilities of the world’s best museums to the broader art world ecosystem.


 
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Erin
Barsan

CONSULTANT, ARCHIVES & COLLECTION INFORMATION

Erin is a digital archivist passionate about art conservation, and works closely with our clients to solve information management and preservation problems preventing them from meeting their missions.


 
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Rachel
Ward

RESEARCH
ASSOCIATE

Rachel comes to us from the NDSR-Art program, and is a Ph.D. candidate focused on late-career time-based media artists, and their transition from production to archive.


 
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Nick Kaplan

INTERN, ART CONSERVATION

Nick is an emerging professional with training and experience in the conservation of objects and time-based media art. He is currently completing his masters degree at the Winterthur University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation, and is spending his third year in the field as a key part of our team.

 
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