Partage Plus: 75 000 Art nouveau objects online

 

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In March 2012 the Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK-IRPA) joined the two-year European project Partage Plus in which 23 institutions from 21 countries participate. All in all around 75 000 objects in Art nouveau style (jewelry, posters,  furniture, stained-glass windows, ceramics, architecture…) will be digitalized and rendered accessible to the public on the website Europeana. This database will moreover be completed with 2000 3D models.

KIK-IRPA’s photo library, a collection of more than 1 million negatives, contains hundreds of photos of Art nouveau heritage. These negatives, taken between the early 20th century and today, will soon enlarge the vast virtual collection of Partage Plus.  

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Partage Plus

www.partage-plus.eu

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The project has received funding from the Commission’s ICT Policy Support Programme as part of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme.