The Art Institute of Chicago Puts 44,000+ Works of Art Online: View Them in High Resolution | Open Culture

After the fire that totally destroyed Brazil’s Museu Nacional in Rio, many people lamented that the museum had not digitally backed up its collection and pointed to the event as a tragic example of why such digitization is so necessary.

Source: The Art Institute of Chicago Puts 44,000+ Works of Art Online: View Them in High Resolution | Open Culture

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