The Canadian Design Resource was conceived as the first digital platform to nurture and promote Canadian design and material culture. The CDR aims to be a complete record of design in the country from ancient aboriginal design to contemporary work, and has become the official home-base for everything Canadian design.
"The Art Project is a collaboration between Google and 151 acclaimed art partners from across 40 countries. Using a combination of various Google technologies and expert information provided by our museum partners, we have created a unique online art experience. Users can explore a wide range of artworks at brushstroke level detail, take a virtual tour of a museum and even build their own collections to share. "
An interactive journey through the development of art around the world, highlighted by pieces from the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection. "The Timeline comprises 300 timelines, 930 essays, close to 7,000 objects, and a robust index, and is regularly updated and enriched to provide new scholarship and insights on the collection."