News | Academy’s Artwork Archive Goes Online

28 07 2011

Academy’s Artwork Archive Goes Online > Leonard Maltin’s Movie Crazy.

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Now, like the Library of Congress and David Pierce’s Media History Digital Library (see article HERE), the Academy is beginning to scan some of its materials in order to make them available to scholars and film buffs online. Its first major endeavor is its Production Art Database which incorporates records for more than 5,300 items, including costume and production design drawings, animation art, storyboards and paintings. Nearly half of those entries includes images of the original artwork, dating from the 1920s to the present day.