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    ArtCyclopedia:  Vast index of art museums online, artists, biographies, artwork, news and more. Browse artists by name, medium, subject, art movement, nationality and women artists.

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    Art History Resources:  From art historian Dr. Christopher L.C.E. Witcombe, provides extensive studies, links, podcasts and lectures on art throughout the ages.
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    Art Story - Modern Art Insight:  Movements, Artists, Timelines, Ideas, Images and more. Caution - Advertising.
    CHIHULY: Glass artist Dale Chihuly pushes "the boundaries of contemporary art. He draws inspiration from the world around him, creating statements using color and form to capture the imagination, and catapult beyond conventional ideas of function and beauty."

    Google arts and culture

    Google Cultural Institute: "Discover exhibits and collections from museums and archives all around the world. Explore cultural treasures in extraordinary detail, from hidden gems to masterpieces. Create your own galleries and share favorite finds with friends.” Virtual tours.

    Artists by timeline: biographies and art

    Collections Map of Art from around the world

    Museums around the world

    Kadir Nelson

    The Art of Kadir Nelson: "Kadir Nelson is an award-winning American author and artist. Nelson’s primarily figurative paintings and sculptures focus on historical narratives and heroic subjects in African American culture."

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    Louvre Museum:   Collection and Louvre Palace, Exhibitions, Images, Video with up-close analysis of elements of art and works and more.

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    The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History: The Mets art collection in timeline form. "A chronological, geographical and thematic exploration of world art history."

    Museums West

    Museums West:  Direct links to Western Art museums around the country. Artist biographies, collections, images, videos and more. 

    Nikkolas Smith

    Nikkolas Smith: "Concept artist, Children's Books Author and Film Illustrator. As an illustrator of color and an Artivist, Nikkolas is focused on creating captivating art that can spark important conversations in today's world and inspire meaningful change."

    smart history

    Smarthistory:  Art history from prehistoric to present day,    tools for understanding art, and works for AP Art History. Videos, essays, artwork and artist information, analysis and more.

    smithsonian african art Smithsonian National Museum of African Art: From "tradition arts of sub-Saharan Africa" to modern and contemporary African art.


    Smithsonian American Art Museum:  Home of one of the largest collections of American art in the world - from the colonial period to today. Search collection and biographies.

    Art By African Americans:  "SAAM is home to one of the most significant collections of African American art in the world. Covering centuries of creative expression, the artworks explore themes that reflect the African American experience in paintings, sculpture, prints, textiles and photographs."

    Latinx Art:  "Displays artworks that range from colonial religious works and woven textiles to abstract expressionist paintings and contemporary installations." 

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    Van Gogh Museum: Biography, images, paintings, stories, letters and more.

    vatican museum Vatican Museums: Virtual tours, collections, masterpieces and more.
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    WikiArt Visual Art Encyclopedia:  "Making world’s art accessible to anyone and anywhere." Artist by art movements, genre, nationalities, field and more. Biographies and works.


    Website created by L.G. Buschmann 8/10/2016. Updated 3/28/2021.