American Paintings to 1945 / Making Meaning with Online Collections: Ten Top Tips
Andrew Lewis, Doug Allen, Kate Crawford, Matt Pearson, Stacey Sherman and Gavin Mallory.
The American Art Renewal Fund supported the publication of American Paintings to 1945, the award-winning comprehensive catalogue of NAMA’s American paintings collection. This presentation discuss the processes, the technical and cost advantages, plus lessons-learned.
Until recently a major challenge faced by many museums was getting their collection online. The session will include examples from MoMA, National Portrait Gallery (London), Virginia Historical Society and The Metropolitan Museum of Art.