The +Archive: Dorothy Mead app was created by Dr. Ana-Maria Herman for research purposes. This research explores how apps can be used to present and tell the stories (life and work) of women artists. To learn more about Dr. Herman’s work, visit

The art displayed in the +Archive: Dorothy Mead app is currently stored in an archive at London South Bank University with little access and visibility from the public. This research project investigates how apps can act as vehicles for increasing the visibility of women artists.


The +Archive: Dorothy Mead app does not track or store user information. Aggregate statistical information is displayed on the Apple Developer dashboard, such as total number of downloads, number of pages viewed and number of crashes.