Flickr Commons

A unique collection of historical photography from over 100 cultural institutions from all around the world, all with no known copyright restrictions.

Content Mobility

Investigating the life of a photo before it gets to Flickr, while it’s on the platform, and where it might travel after that.

Creative Archives

How might we approach this massive digital archive with fresh 21st century tactics to ensure its longevity?

New Curators

Flickr is already full of curation, in albums, galleries, using tags, or sharing in groups. How might we harness this social cataloguing to create new interpretations or arrangements?

Our current projects

We intend to create projects in and around each of our programs, and here’s a taste of what we’re setting out to do this year and into 2023.