Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
$3,068,016
Washington, D.C.
2011

To support the continued digitization of the Archives of American Art’s collections over the next five years and to establish a full-time staff position dedicated to developing scholarly and educational initiatives using these collections. To date, the program, begun in 2005 with Terra Foundation support, has resulted in the digitization of nearly ten percent of the Archives’ vast holdings of more than sixteen million items, radically increasing worldwide access to and engagement with primary sources on American art.