My Favorite Object: Chris Gerber

December 6, 2013
Sanford Robinson Gifford, Leander’s Tower on the Bosporus, 1876, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.

In this series, Index asks our colleagues “What is your favorite work of art in our collections and why?” This is a tall order, given that we have about 250,000 works in our collections. At a recent weekly coffee hour, our intrepid reporters posed the challenging question to unsuspecting staff. Click here to see other responses in this series.


Chris Gerber, Associate Director of Digital Infrastructure and Emerging Technology

“It’s very calming. I like calming.”