Research and creation by Melinda Hunt through an artist grant from the Canada Council for the Arts.
Produced in part during a Leighton Artist Residency at The Banff Centre.
With funding from NYSCA/NYFA Fellowship and contributors to The Hart Island Project.


The Hart Island Project AIDS Initiative is produced with support from:
Made in New York Women's Film, TV & Theater Fund
City of New York Mayor's Office of Media & Entertainment
New York Foundation for the Arts
The City of New York Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Council Member Mark Levine

The Hart Island Project COVID-19 Inititive is produced with support from:
Achelis & Bodman Foundation
New York Community Trust
New York Foundation
The Helen Brackett Estate

The Hart Island Project mobile first navigation and interpretive guide has been
funded by National Trust for Historic Preservation's Telling the Full History
Preservation Fund, with support from National Endowment for the Humanities.
Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed on this website
do not neccessarily represent those of the National Trust or the National
Endowment for the Humanties.


Studio AIRPORT, Utrecht, Netherlands

Front-end & Back-end development

Webmine, Schoonhoven, Netherlands


Claire Yaffa, Joel Sternfeld, Ian Ference, Melinda Hunt, and the Museum of the City of New York


Loneliness in a Beautiful Place
Directed by Melinda Hunt

Drone cinematography

Daniel Herbert - Skygear Solutions
Parker Gyokeros - Propellerheads Aerial Photography
Alon Sicherman - l-vision LLC

Production assistance

Pippa Hetherington


Just (after song of songs) composed by David Lang
From the album the song of songs
Performed by Trio Mediaeval
Publisher: Red Poppy LTD (ASCAP)
Label: Louth Contemporary Music (LCMS1502)


Bryan Cave, LLP
Gibbons P.C.
Hogan Lovells US, LLP
McCarter & English, LLP
Rankin & Taylor, PLLC
Westchester Pro Bono, Inc.

Software for the Traveling Cloud Museum is protected under U.S. Patent Application No. 61/914,257

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