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Blog of art-related videos, searchable under ‘labels’.

Art Videos – Vimeo
In 2004, Vimeo was founded by a group of filmmakers who wanted to share their creative work and personal moments from their lives.

Khan Academy – Art History
Spontaneous conversations about works of art where the speakers are not afraid to disagree with each other or art history orthodoxy.

Moving Image Archive – Animation and Cartoons
A library of free animated films and movies, many are available for free download.

MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES
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Guggenheim Museum
Includes online collections, biographical material about the artists, information and works of modern art.

National Gallery of Art
The National Gallery of Art was conceived and given to the people of the United States by Andrew W. Mellon. During his years of public service, he came to believe that the United States should have a national art museum equal to those of other great nations.

National Gallery of Australia
The website for the National Gallery of Australia, located in Canberra.

NYPL Digital Collections website
NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitised from the The New York Public Library’s vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery documents the wonderful diversity of individuals who have left and are leaving their mark on America and its culture.

The Museum of Modern Art
Founded in 1929 as an educational institution, The Museum of Modern Art is dedicated to being the foremost museum of modern art in the world.

Van Gogh Gallery
Van Gogh Gallery – the definitive reference for information about the life and work of Vincent van Gogh.

For Teachers

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An online professional learning community of art educators.

National Art Education Association
This community of practice is where visual arts teachers, scholars, researchers and professors, students, administrators, and art museum educators, and artists come together around a shared belief in the power of the arts in developing human potential.

National Gallery of Art – Education
A place for educators to connect with resources, programs, and tours—online and on-site.

Art Education 2.0
An online professional learning community of art educators.

National Art Education Association
This community of practice is where visual arts teachers, scholars, researchers and professors, students, administrators, and art museum educators, and artists come together around a shared belief in the power of the arts in developing human potential.

National Gallery of Art – Education
A place for educators to connect with resources, programs, and tours—online and on-site.

Top Websites

AccessArt
AccessArt is a charity committed to furthering the advancement of education in the visual arts.

American Photography: A Century of Images
Explore photography’s role in art, war, social change and cultural identity. The image lab and teacher’s guide link to resources which discuss how the images of a century of change and the role the camera has played both in creating and documenting it.

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Artcyclopedia is a form of Internet search engine. The main mode of searching within the site, and the main way that web surfers find their way to us, is a search on an artist’s name.

Artfacts
Art Facts is the new home for statistics about Australian arts. Here you will find a range of facts about visual arts and craft in Australia and the latest trends to watch out for.

Arthistoricum
With arthistoricum.net, you can research the whole subject spectrum belonging to Art History, beginning with the Early Christian era up to the present.

Art History Resources on the Web
An extensive collection of both imagery and scholarship, this gateway covers art history from the prehistoric to the 20th century. It also has links to research resources, art departments, museums and galleries.

Best of History Websites – Art History
Best of History Web Sites contains annotated links to over 1200 history websites as well as links to hundreds of quality K-12 history lesson plans, history teacher guides, history activities, history games, history quizzes, and more.

Bibliography of the History of Art
European and American visual arts material published between 1975 and 2007.

Directory of Open Access Journals (Art History)
The aim of the DOAJ is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals, thereby promoting their increased usage and impact.

Intute – Visual Arts
Provides free access to high-quality resources on the Internet. Each resource has been evaluated and categorised by subject specialists based at UK universities.

Smarthistory
Smarthistory at Khan Academy is the leading open educational resource for art history. They make high-quality introductory art history content freely available to anyone, anywhere.

The Art Zone
Interactive art you can make online.

The Getty Research Institute
The Getty Research Portal™ is an online search platform providing global access to digitised art history texts.

The Incredible Art Department
The purpose of this web page is to encourage students to explore art from different cultures and time periods via the World Wide Web. All sites have been checked and reviewed by the art instructor, Judith Decker, to determine their suitability for student use.

Trove – Pictures, photos, objects
Search photographs, negatives, artworks, drawings, posters, postcards and other pictures, as well as physical objects such as puzzles, instruments and clothing.
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