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Art Resources

Artcyclopedia

The Guide to Museum -Quality Art on the Internet.

Artnet.com

The place to buy, sell and research fine art online.

Artchive

This art site is a collection of more than 2,200 of the best scans of works of over 200 artists.

Art History on the Web

Ask Art 

This website contains a huge collection of artists and their information.  Site provided by AskART.com.

Daguerreian Society

Impressionism 

Explore teacher lessons on various impressionist throughout the Impressionist Period. Site provided by impressionism.org.

Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles

View murals located in Los Angeles California and learn about their preservation of murals by both famous and anonymous artists.

Screen Actors Guild 

Theatre History on the Web

Links to sites on historical information, including non-theater pages, this annotated collection is divided into three categories: area studies; cultural sites; and centers, museums and libraries.  Areas of history include Classical, Medieval and Renaissance, Elizabethan, and 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. There are also links and tips for effective Web use.

World Wide Art Resources

Contains art news, contemporary art, and find art by subject, theme, price, size, or artists. Site provided by World Wide Art Corp.

 

Museums & Galleries

Warhol Museum  

Get information on the museum, the collection, and the life of Andy Warhol. Site provided by The Andy Warhol Museum.

Cincinnati Art Museum  

View a virtual tour on this great site and learn about the collection and exhibits. Site provided by Cincinnati Art Museum.

Virtual Diego Rivera Web Museum

A virtual Deigo Rivera web gallery, site provided by Javier Rivera.

Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco 

This Image base is a fully keyword searchable database; it contains 75,000 images from the collections of our two museums.

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

An exceptional resource for learning about the visual arts from a worldwide perspective.  Includes a 360-degree tour of some collections.

National Gallery of Art

The National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. houses one of the finest collections in the world illustrating major achievements in painting, sculpture, and graphic arts from the Middle Ages to the present.

Nobel e-Museum

The San Antonio Museum of Art

Since opening in 1981, the San Antonio Museum of Art has become home to Greek and Roman antiquities, Asian art, Latin American and folk art, and American paintings.

Salvador Dali Museum

View some works of Dali, as well as information on the Dali Museum in Florida.

South Texas Institute for the Arts 

Homepage of the Art Museum of South Texas, and the Antonio E. Garcia Arts and Education Center

Photography

The American Museum of Photography

BetterPhoto.com

Learn all about photography, courses and tips on taking better photographs.

Digital Photography Review 

Learn all about latest in digital cameras.

Digital Truth Photo Source 

This site is for the advanced photographer. Includes information on techniques, dark room supplies, and development charts. Site provided by Jon Mided.

Fodors.com

Learn how to take travel pictures like a professional.

George Eastman House Photography Collections Online

 
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