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- Virtual Museum of Canada
Canadian Heritage Information Network's portal to on-line exhibits
Virtual Exhibit: Smithsonian Institution
Very unique and innovative exhibit.
Great Chicago Fire and the Web of Memory
A commemorative exhibition created by the Chicago Historical Society and Northwestern University.
Not a single web exhibit, but a significant global museum webzine with current news headlines from around the museum world, as well as links to jobs, courses, museum products and services, and web advice.
Science Museum, UK: Exhibitions Online
Discover more about science, scientific people and events, and the museum's collection with this digital exhibitions portal.
Parks Service (USA) Digital Exhibitions Page
This page offers six current on-line exhbits curated by the National Parks Service. Feature exhibit: Legends of Tuskegee
Art Gallery Exhibits
This is the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Art Museum, which sponsors on-line
Virtual Museum of Art El Pais
A unique site which utilizes innovative VRML (virtual reality modelling language: a 3-D technology) to write the site. Note: This site is not in English.
Description of The
Nok Museum of African Arts
This museum has no permanent collection, since it's a Net-based institution, yet it still provides on-line exhibitions, research and discussion about African art. The museum itself is no longer accessible online, however this description of the museum is available from Africans-art.com.
The Guggenheim Cyberspace Adjunct
Virtual partnership between the Minneapolis Institute of Art, the Walker Art Centre and MCI. It uses
the Internet to stimulate new approaches to learning with museums.
American Art Museum
Links to 16 Virtual Exhibits
This site focuses on new media initiatives in the realm of digital culture.
The first Smithsonian exhibition to be created specifically for the Internet. Revealing Things uses common, everyday objects to tell stories about people, their cultures, and the meanings they associate with their possessions.
Anatomy of an Exhibition: Art Nouveau (1890 - 1914)
This Web feature offers a glimpse behind the scenes during the planning and construction of the Art Nouveau exhibition at the National Gallery of Art.
Journal for MultiMedia History
Exclusively on-line journal which explores how the digital universe can be used to revolutionize the study of history.