National Gallery-Digital Collections Inventory–Appendix II


DESC: Use imaging technology in exhibitions, conservation work and in managing the collections. The Micro Gallery project (opens in 1995) includes interactive computers that will provide information about the permanent collection. A pilot collection management project that combines collection information with high resolution digital images in also underway.

REF: Baker, C. “A Marriage of High-Tech and Fine Art: The National Gallery’s Micro Gallery Project.” Program, 27, no. 4 (October 1993): 341-52.

CONTACT: Vicki Porter, Curator, Micro Gallery, National Gallery of Art, 6th & Constitution Avenues, NW, Washington D.C. 20565, Telephone: 202-942-6740