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Advice and Guidelines for Exhibitions
Examples of Online Exhibitions
Digital Public Library of America
Good example of an exhibition with lots of explanatory text that creates a structured narrative. Probably the best model for your own virtual exhibition.
Bibliothèque nationale de France Virtual Galleries
The National Library of France is renowned for its virtual exhibitions and will provide many examples of ways to conceive, organize, and describe one. If you don't read French, be sure to click the little "EN" in the upper right corner of the first page to get the English language version..
The Frick Collection Virtual Exhibitions
Uses a variety of organizational strategies depending on the subject of the exhibition.
Europeana Digital Exhibitions
Europeana Collections provides access to over 50 million digitised items – books, music, artworks and more.
Google Arts and Culture
Google Arts & Culture is an online platform through which the public can access high-resolution images of artworks housed in partner museums.
Virtual Museum of Canada
An example of an exhibition space where the software gets in the way, but it does demonstrate different theories of organization.
ArtBabble is a website that showcases high quality art-related video content from more than 50 cultural institutions from around the world.
Museum of Online Museums
Links to online collections and exhibits covering a vast array of interests and obsessions from a button museum to a "museum of stewardess uniforms".
Subjects: American Studies
, Book Reviews
, Classical Studies
, English & Literature
, Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
, Latin American, Latino, and Iberian Studies
, Master of Liberal Arts
, Rhetoric & Communication Studies
, Special Topics
Finding Exhibition Catalogs
You can find the catalogs of exhibitions of photography by using the subject heading: Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions