Art Links

Enclosed are a range of Art links to use in your study of this subject.

Practical Work Resources

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http://www.posemaniacs.com/  – anatomy  study   – practical purpose, fast sketching

http://www.interactiveartschool.com/ –  lessons and details  –    20 free lessons..oil,etc..

http://www.artgraphica.net/  –  learn to paint,draw and sketch  – free lessons

http://www.artsconnected.org/ – visual elements and principles  –  explore the visual elements

http://www.britishcouncil.org/arts –  art forms and projects  –  informative

http://smmoa.org/ –   artist project series  –   Santa Monica: Museum of Art

http://www.slideshare.net/  – many ppts related to Visual arts – upload and view ppts

ON-LINE ART SOURCES

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http://www.artlex.com/  – links to other web resources –  links to libraries and other resources

http://www.artnews.com/ – art news from all media  – articles past and present

http://www.artchive.com/ – Mark Harden’s Artchive – museums, artists, resources

http://www.bridgemanart.com/  –  art, history, and culture images  –  browse according to category

http://www.metmuseum.org/  –  virtual study or museum study –  metropolitan museum of art

http://www.ago.net/collections – AGO Art collections  –  Art gallery of Ontario

PICTURE BANK

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http://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/  – google art project  – collections of works of art

http://www.flickr.com/  – picture encyclopedia  –  image sharing blogsphere

http://www.gettyimages.com/ – stock photos, royalty free – images, videos, music, resources

http://www.davison.com/ –  inspiring designers – a range of creative categories

ART HISTORY

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http://islamicart.com/ – Islamic Art – Islamic arts and architecture

http://www.umich.edu/~motherha/ – M school of art and design – mother of all art links

 http://www.henri-matisse.net/ – Henri Matisse –  Life work of the artist Henri Matisse

http://www.artquotes.net/  – Artist Quotes  –  Art quotes and famous artists

http://www.artic.edu/aic/  – Art institute of Chicago’s collection – A range of styles, times, cultures

http://www.artcyclopedia.com/  – artists and art movements – browse categories

http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/0/ – BBC Arts and Culture – Knowledge and learning

http://arthistoryresources.net/ – Art history resources – most times and periods

http://100swallows.wordpress.com/ – The Best Artists – Greek and Renaissance artists

http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/art-institute-chicago/ -Tour the art institute of Chicago