Museums and Online Collections


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Bungendore Wood Works Gallery Bungendore Wood Works Gallery specialises in exhibiting and promoting Australian made wood art, sculpture, craft and contemporary furniture of a very high standard from the country’s foremost designer/makers in wood.
The Powerhouse Museum Australia’s contemporary museum for excellence and innovation in applied arts and sciences


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Chipstone In 1946, Stanley and Polly Stone of Fox Point, Wisconsin, began collecting decorative arts, a passion they would maintain for the rest of their lives. The Stone’s particular interests centred around early American furniture and historical prints, and seventeenth and eighteenth century British pottery.
Decorative Arts and Material Culture The Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture collects and creates electronic resources for study and research of the decorative arts, with a particular focus on Early America.
Winterthur Founded by Henry Francis du Pont, Winterthur (pronounced “winter-tour”) is the premier museum of American decorative arts, reflecting both early America and the du Pont family’s life.
Tool & Trade Museum A French musuem devoted to carpenters and their work
Takenaka Museum A Japanese musuem devoted to carpenters and their work