New website provides access to treasures in the Charles J. Connick Stained Glass Foundation CollectionPosted February 13th, 2012 by Melissa Feiden
In conjunction with the Maihaugen Gallery exhibit opening of Glass at MIT: Beauty and Utility, the MIT Libraries have launched a new Charles J. Connick Stained Glass Foundation Collection website.
The website includes a slideshow and sampling of images from collection artwork, including stained glass panels and paper designs. A history page provides insight into Connick as an artist, his studio, and how the collection came to MIT. Additionally, it covers the contents of the collection and processing projects such as digitization and conservation.
Soon, researchers will be able to use the website to access digital images in the collection and to search a database of collection job files containing information on Connick windows around the country.