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Prints and Printmaking, Australia, Asia, Pacific


Conference: 
MW2008
Institution: 
National Gallery of Australia
Designer: 
Soul Solutions
Why: 

Very comprehensive set of Works (45,000), Artists (16,500), Images (17,000), Exhibitions (4,700) and Galleries (2,311) from all over the world relating to Australian Printmaking. Designed specifically for prints, this site can even show different impressions held by different institutions: http://www.printsandprintmaking.gov.au/catalogues/work/24095/john-brack-head-of-a-woman.aspx?impression=89408 Innovative features include the upcoming spatial search powered by Virtual Earth, the use of AJAX to load pages of results and the permanent and Google friendly URLS for images and collection items.

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Year: 
2008