In the past twelve months we have continued to expand the breadth and depth of ARTstor collections. We will close the year having added 200,000 more images to the Digital Library, bringing the total to approximately 700,000 images. This year we released 29 new collections, added new content to 11 existing collections, and negotiated agreements with 11 new collection contributors as follows:

New collections:

  • A.C. Cooper and Related Archives (Frick Art Reference Library)
    Architecture of Venice (Sarah Quill)
  • Art, Archaeology and Architecture (Canyonlights World Art Image Bank)
  • Carnegie Institution of Washington Photographs of Mayan Excavations (Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University)
  • Clarence Ward Archive (National Gallery of Art, Department of Image Collections)
  • Classical Antiquity Lantern Slide Collection (Bryn Mawr College)
  • Classical Sculptures (Berlin State Museums)
  • Community Murals Collection (Timothy Drescher)
  • Egyptian and other Ancient Art (Arielle Kozloff Brodkey)
  • Exhibition Installation Photograph Collection (The Museum of Modern Art Archives)
  • Eyes of the Nation: A Visual History of the United States (Library of Congress)
  • Foto Reali Archive (National Gallery of Art, Department of Image Collections)
  • Graphic Design Collection (The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art)
  • Historic Illustrations of Art & Architecture (Minneapolis College of Art and Design)
  • Historic Scenic Collection (Alexander Adducci)
  • Image of the Black in Western Art (Harvard University)
  • Images for Academic Publishing (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)
  • J. Paul Getty Museum Collection
  • Roy Lichtenstein
  • Manuscripts and Early Printed Books (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
  • Modern Latin American Art (Jacqueline Barnitz, Art and Art History Department, The University of Texas at Austin)
  • The Natural History Drawings of the Endeavour Voyage, 1768–1771 (Natural History Museum, London)
  • New Museum of Contemporary Art Collection
  • QTVR Panoramas of World Architecture (Columbia University)
  • Mark Rothko
  • The Samuel H. Kress Collection
  • Sansoni Archive (Frick Art Reference Library)
  • Study Photographs of Tapestries in the Getty Research Library Photo Study Collection

Expanded collections:

  • American Council for Southern Asian Art (ACSAA) Collection (University of Michigan)
  • Art, Archaeology, and Architecture (Erich Lessing Culture and Fine Arts Archives)
    ARTstor Slide Gallery
  • Contemporary Architecture, Urban Design and Public Art from the ART on FILE Collection
  • Contemporary Art (Larry Qualls Archive)
  • Ghiberti’s Gates of Paradise Collection
  • Hartill Archive of Architecture and Allied Arts
  • Islamic Art and Architecture Collection (Sheila Blair, Jonathan Bloom, Walter Denny)
  • Italian and European Art from Scala Archives
  • The Mellon International Dunhuang Archive
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Collection

New collection agreements:

  • Josef and Anni Albers
  • Asian Art Photographic Distribution (University of Michigan)
  • Carnegie Survey of Architecture of the South (Library of Congress)
  • Ezra Stoller Archive (Esto)
  • Ferguson/Royce Archive of Pre-Columbian Photography (Art and Art History Department, The University of Texas at Austin)
  • Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
    Mellink Archive (Bryn Mawr College)
  • Mexican Retablos Collection (Douglas Massey)
  • Plans of Ancient and Medieval Buildings and Archaeological Sites (Bryn Mawr College)
  • Walters Museum of Art Collection
  • The Yale University Art Gallery and the Peabody Museum of Natural History (Yale University)

For more details about our collections, please see the collection pages on our website.