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Dance

Art Information

Renaissance ArtImpressionist Art

Artcyclopedia
Type in an artist's name, or work, a movement, or subject and find a list of links.
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Painting and Sculpture of the 20th Century
Offers selections from the collection from the National Gallery of Art and features Rothko and Pollock. 
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Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation
Selection of art from the world including the main civilizations, of Egypt, China, Japan, India, Europe.
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Artnet.com
Find a selection of artwork from over 16,000 artists as well as research on the value of art, galleries, and events in the art world. This site is developed from ArtNet Magazine.

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The Artchive
Great set of links that show artists with analysis of their work and the artists who influenced them.
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Ansel Adams
Find out about his life, and view his photographs of the natural world, especially Yosemite.
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Art Journey
This is a thinkquest journey through the history of art.
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Inside Art
Interactive journey into art history. Make choices and travel through art.
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Art History

Museums


Getty Education Institute for the Arts
A wide selection of art works from Mary Cassatt, Albrecht Dürer, Picasso, Van Gogh, Frank Lloyd Wright, and many others.
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Minneapolis Institute of Art
Search for an artist by name, by country, or by title. One can also zoom into an image to note detail.
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The Louve
Selected works from the collection are available for viewing.
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Uffizi Gallery
Focusing primarily on Italian artists, this website features wonderful information on specific artists, their art movement, and on different forms of art. High-resolution images are available only for a fee.
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Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Works from the Legion of Honor and DeYoung Museums. Special features include creating a virtual gallery from over 75,000 images.
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
3,500 works of art in their online collection are available as well as a wonderful Timeline of Art History.
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MoMA
Museum of Modern Art located in Queens, New York. View here selected works of modern art through their exhibitions.
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Smithsonian National Museum of African Art
Search for selected works by region, country, type of art, ethnic group or artist.
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Features George Catlin, American Crafts, and over 10,000 images organized by subject.
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WebMuseum, Paris
Famous artwork collections, special exhibitions and more are featured here.
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Australian National University
Architecture Canberra & the ANU,Classical, Rome - post-classical, Postclassical Art.
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Detroit Institute of Arts
An electronic gallery of artwork from all periods and cultures.
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Encyclopedia Smithsonian
A-Z guide to exhibits and information at the Smithsonian Institute.
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WebMuseum, Paris: Famous Paintings Exhibition
View famous paintings with essays on art work and artists and painting styles. Arranged in chronological order.
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ClipArt

Copyright-Friendly and Copyleft Images and Sound (Mostly!) for Use in Media Projects and Web Pages, Blogs, Wikis, etc.
From Kathy Schrock

Old Fashioned Clipart
Choose from over hundreds of old fashioned black and white clip art images.
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Black and White Clipart
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Curriculum-Specific Clip Art
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Architecture


The Great Buildings Collection
A gateway to architecture from around the world and across history.
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Castles on the Web
Includes castles, abbeys, churches, etc.
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A Digital Archive of Architecture
Examples from prehistoric to Roman, Gothic and 15th century to the 20th century architecture.
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Architecture through the Ages

Explore how cultures build their homes, temples and cities. There is a virtual tour of the Great Wall of China as well.
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Architecture
"This page is your starting place for exploring house styles, with links to facts, photos and building plans for the most popular housing styles in North America."
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A Menu of Architectural Types for Every Reason
Locate building types , architectural styles, with world and American architecture timelines and a listing of places and construction types.
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Victorian Houses
Learn about the many types of Victorian House styles: Gothic Revival, Italianate, Second Empire, Queen Anne, Stick style, Exotic, Romanesque, Shingle, Folk Victorian and Colonial Revival.
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Historic Architectural Styles in Vermont
Federal, French Second Empire, Gothic Revival, Italianate, Queen Anne, Colonial and Bungalow are all styles described with photographs and text.
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Music

Smithsonian: Musical History
List of links to artists and exhibitions, musical instruments, and performances and recordings.
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IMusic.Com
Features bios of rock artists, lyrics, etc.
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Film

The Greatest Films
This is a fine all-around movie resource with reviews, historical information, cassic posters and lists, including 100 Greatest Films and 100 More Greats.
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Movie Review Query Engine
A searchable database of more than 170,000 reviews of more than 21,000 movies, the MRQE can be your one-stop shop for movie reviews.
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Teacher Resources


Art Teacher Connection

Links to the latest art-related web sites, web revies, lessons and a directory of wired educators.
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Getty Education Institute for the Arts --Arts EdNet
With lesson plans and curriculum ideas, image galleries and exhibitions, and discussion boards.
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Minneapolis Institute of Art--Arts Connected
Educational materials abound here under the heading "for your classroom", the "art gallery" gives a great number of works of art, and the "playground" features interactive "fun stuff.
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Anime/Manga

Anime Genesis
Anime 101, Galleries, postcards, desktop designs, Manga and more are found here.

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Animanga Community
View a slideshow of anime, see a wide variety of pictures and outside of school, there are forums that you can access.

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Anime Web Turnpike
Locate art works, clubs popular series, games and multimedia related to Anime.

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Online Origami
The library has many back issues where one can find ideas for paperfolding.
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Paperfolding.com
The history of origami, learning how to fold, links, books and more can be found at this website.

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Jim Plank's Origami page
The marriage of origami and mathematics is found here with directions for polyhedrons, tetrahedrons and more.

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Origami USA
A calendar of events, places to purchase materials, "fun stuff", convention and conference information and other resources are found here.

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The Science Of Flight: Paper Airplanes
This site outlines the history of paper airplanes and includes aerodynamics and fun facts.

Dance

 

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PE Central: Dance Web sites
Locate numerous sites on Aerobics, Country and Western Dance, Fad dances, and others.

Dance Descriptions/Overview
An Overview of popular Early American Social Dances. Check the descriptions to determine the decade of popularity.

History of Dance
Information on different dances tracking their inception.

Dance Timeline
From 1500 BC to 2001 AD

Dance Instruction Manuals
75 Video Clips giving sample dance steps

Costume History
Find costumes used from pre-history to the 2000's, divided by decade during the 20th century.

Choreographers

Dance Life Choreographers

Meet the So You Think You Can Dance Choreographers

Famous Choreographers

Famous Dancers

Instruction

Juillard School

Juillard Dance Division

Other

Scenography

 





Updated 03/02/2013