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A website for teaching art appreciation and creation. Covers essential elements of theories, techniques and history of Chinese and western visual arts, including videoing, filming and multimedia designing.
(Added: 7-Nov-2011 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
60 Free High Quality Stock Photography Sites
Introduces sixty high quality stock photography sites that provide free, easy-to-get photographs. Each site has been evaluated in the aspects of registration, size, quality, and user friendliness.
(Added: 28-Jan-2013 / Hits [2013- ]: 16)
Art & Architecture
Provides access to a database of more than 40,000 images and a network of over half a million links on a variety of topics. Created by the Courtauld Institute of Art, a British institute created for the study of Western art.
(Added: 23-Dec-2009 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
Curated by Mark Harden, the Artchive contains some 2,300 scans of works by more than 200 artists, all minimally accompanied by identifying titles, dates, artists' names, and a physical description of the original work. Also includes some analysis and criticism by leading art historical scholars.
(Added: 27-Sep-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 7)
Claims to be a definitive and effective guide to museum-quality
fine art paintings and sculptures on the Web. It provides 16,000 links
to works of 6,000 artists. Users can do a name search or browse
by artist, movement, medium, subject, and nationality. The search will
result in a listing of links to different museums and private collections
with digital images of artists' works available on-line.
(Added: 29-Nov-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 7)
Artlex Art Dictionary
A browseable collection of more than 2,700 terms and definitions covering all aspects of art, often accompanied by images, graphics and links to museum sites.
(Added: 16-Oct-1998 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
An online journal dedicated to the study and exhibition of the arts of Asia that targets scholars, museum staff, and commercial collectors. Includes full-text articles, travel reviews, information and highlights of museum exhibitions, institutions, private galleries, a calendar of events, and related links.
(Added: 17-Jul-1998 / Hits [2013- ]: 7)
British Cartoon Archive
The British Cartoon Archive is a research center and library of British cartooning located in the Templeman Library at the University of Kent, Canterbury. Its Web site features a catalog with images of over 130,000 cartoons published in the British press, as well as information about the archive, announcements of special events, featured cartoons and cartoonists, teaching aids, and other useful material.
(Added: 28-Sep-2009 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
British Museum Collection Database Search
The British Museum has provided this online database to its collection of two-dimensional pictorial art on its website, which currently comprises over 840,000 records and over 250,000 of these have one or more images.
(Added: 15-Dec-2008 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
Cities and Buildings Database
A collection of digitized images of buildings and cities drawn from across time and throughout the world, searchable by country, city, style, architect, date of construction, etc.
(Added: 28-Apr-2003 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
Provides access to the digital resources of Europe's museums, libraries, archives and audio-visual collections. Users can explore Europe's history as well as its rich diversity of cultural and scientific heritage from ancient times to the modern day. Around 1,500 institutions have contributed to Europeana, including the British Library in London, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam and the Louvre in Paris.
(Added: 20-Sep-2011 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Provides an overview of world art history through chronology, maps, and themes, and currently highlights works of art through 1400 A.D. in the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection. It will eventually extend to the present day.
(Added: 21-Jun-2002 / Hits [2013- ]: 7)
Himalayan Art Resources
Himalayan Art is art that is indigenous to the Himalayas, predominantly Tibet and Nepal, and the areas under the influence. This site provides images and their descriptions of Himalayan Art from various collections all over the world.
(Added: 15-Feb-2007 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
INFOMINE: Visual and Performing Arts
Provides an easy access to all types of Internet resources of scholarly and educational use for those interested in Visual and Performing Arts. The file contains over 500 resources including online exhibits, galleries, cultural calendars and databases to name a few.
(Added: 1-Dec-1997 / Hits [2013- ]: 8)
World Wide Arts Resources
A massive gateway to works of over 15,000 artists, and to resources on art history, performing arts, antiques, architecture, museums and exhibits, festivals, employment, and art supplies. Keyword search available to 12 databases. It is an excellent starting point for art on the Web.
(Added: 16-Oct-1998 / Hits [2013- ]: 3)
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