Last major update March 20, 2002 (partial). 1,200+ links. Several sections have been moved to separate lists to speed loading time. Thanks to all who have sent me links!

Calendars of Art Events

Boston Globe Online / Calendar
Boston College Arts Calendar
Boston Sidewalk - Microsoft guide
ArtSEENsoHo SoHo nEw YOrk CiTy
CultureFinder - tickets to the Arts
ExCALENDAR - The Official Exhibition Calendar of the World's Leading Art Museums
New York Times Arts and Leisure

Art History Course Materials Online

Visual Literacy
Analysis of visual images - university of Newcastle, Australia
Art, Design and Visual Thinking
The Online Visual Literacy Project
Visual Literacy - course at SIU
Writing the Ethnography of Communication - Course Syllabus

Art Education
ArtsConnectEd - Mpls Institute of Arts / Walker Art Center site
ArtsEdNet -- Getty
Art Historians' Guide to the Movies - Craig Eliason, Rutgers; list of films which feature art
Art Studio Chalkboard
Art Teacher on the Net
Cognitive Science, Humanities, and the Arts
Color Theory
A Drawing Glossary
Eyes on Art - Art Education
How Prints Are Made
The Incredible Art Department
Learning About Leonardo - ThinkQuest site, J.F. Kennedy High School, Bronx
Literature, Cognition & the Brain
Understanding Color
Very Special Arts - Frequently Asked Questions
Vision and Art Hanover College
Image Collections and Digital Imaging Information
Image Collections / Digital Imaging -- now a separate list

Starting Points in the Arts - Resource Guides

1413.COM - The Art History Directory
Aesthetics Web Sites
American Studies Electronic Crossroads
American Visions with Robert Hughes
Art and Design Associations on the World Wide Web; A Guide to over 560 of Key Associations on the Web
Art Guide - Art Lover's Guide to Britain and Ireland
Art History - Prehistoric to 20th Century - Chris Witcombe, Sweet Briar College
Art History Research Center
Art History Resources
Art History Resources - Arizona State U.
Art Resources, Art Links, Art-related Sites on the Web
Artcyclopedia: The Guide to Museum-Quality Art on the Internet
Artist Index - World Wide Arts Resources
Art Masterpiece Collection - Jim's Fine Art Collection
ArtNet® Worldwide
ArtNet Scandinavia
Art Resources on the Internet
Arts Wire
Ask a question! - Art History Page
Bart De Palma's American Art Web Page, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, CA
THE BIG EYE - Visual Arts Center
CAFDA - Colloquium for American Furniture and Decorative Arts
Carol Jackson Presents.. Fine-Art
Danberg Kunst index
Welcome to EDSITEment!
El Web de les Ciències Socials -- including art history links
EYESWIDEOPEN - The Visual Arts Linker
F.A.T. (Fashion Architecture Taste)
Gateway to Art History - Gardner's Art Through the Ages
The Getty Research Institute For The History Of Art And The Humanities
The Greatest Painters on the Web
The History of Costume by Braun & Scheider
Lofoten Art on the Internet - Scandinavian art - portal for museums and cultural heritage
New York Times articles on Art and Culture
Notebook - texts, links, and more
Queer Arts Resource Home Page
ReNATssance Art
Scottish Cultural Resource Access Network (SCRAN) Home Page
Swiss Institute for Art Research SIAR
WebMuseum: Bienvenue! (Welcome from the curator)
Weidman's Bibliographies
Words of Art: an online glossary of theory and criticism for the arts
The ADAM Project: Information Gateway on Arts
Art History Dept., U. Mass Amherst
Art History with Pippin Michelli
Artlinx The ultimate compendium of Art Links on the Net
artnetweb RESOURCES
ArtQuest® - with links
Art-Smart art index of artists and galleries
Art-Smart Art Links - Index of Artists, Galleries, and Art Resources
BBC Web Guide
The Civilized Explorer - Art on the Internet
Gateway to Art History: Research Resources
Guide to Museums and Cultural Resources - LA Cty Nat His Museum
Horus' Art History Links
Histoire de l'art - French art resources
Kunst und Kunstgeschichte - Art and Art History - Saarbruecken
Links2Go: Surf the Web Sideways
Lynn Salerno's Art History page
Mark Dressel's Art Warren!
Mark Harden's Artchive -- Mask Links
Mother of All Art History Links - U. of Michigan
NeT-ArT: Welcome
RiceArts - Rice University
Surfer's List to Art on the Web
Voice of the Shuttle: Art and Art History
WWW Virtual Library - Art History
World Wide Arts Resources
WWW Art Guide
Research Guides for Students
ArtLex - dictionary of visual art
Bapst Art Library Databases (Boston College)
The Internet as a Research Medium for Art Historians
The Literature of Art - essay by EH Gombrich
Pathfinders in the Arts -- Bapst Art Library, Boston College
Researching Your Art Object -- Jeffrey Weidman
Iconography - now a separate page

Web Searching in the Arts

Alta Vista
EINet Galaxy: Visual Arts (Arts & Humanities)
Image Finder (DL SunSITE)
Internet Search Sites - Boston College's central page
Macmillan Publishing USA - includes WWW Yellow Pages +
Searching Internet ArtResources
Worldwide Arts Resources
Yahoo - Arts
Art Databases & Reference
The Alexandria Project - Digital Library
All the World of Mosaic -
Archives of American Art
Art Library Online
artists biographies
Artist's Paper Registry -- locations of UK artist's papers
Catalogs (Library of Congress)
Ask a question! - Art History Page
dART - The Internet Art Database
The Getty Provenance Index
Getty Research Library Home Page
Making of America - Digital Archive
Musées nationaux Récupération - database of works of art in French museums retrieved from Germany after WWII; click on Consultation, enter last name of artist, and click on Executer for a picture and summary information
NGA - Index of American Design
The Papers of African American Artists
Smithsonian Institution Research Information System
SIRIS Navigator -- WWW searches
SPIRO - Architectural searches
Union List of Artist Names Introductory Page (Getty Vocabulary Program)
The Van Eyck Project
Visual Arts Data Service - User Needs Workshop Report
Citation Style Guides General Reference Sources
The BRITANNICA Guide to Black History
Dictionary of Philosophy of Mind
Historical Map Web Sites
The Virtual Reference Desk
New Electronic Journals
OneLook Dictionaries, The Faster Finder
A Web of On-line Dictionaries
Book and Film Sources Listserves and Newsgroups Texts Online Travel

Topics in Art History

Ancient Art

Ancient Art Links - now a separate list


Architecture Web Links -- now a separate list.

Belgian Art and Culture

Belgian Art and Culture links - now a separate page

Corporate Art Collections

French Art

ARTFL Project: American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language
ARTFL project: Diderot and d'Alembert's Encyclopédie, ou Dictionnaire raisonné
Histoire de l'art - French art resources

Film Studies

Film and Photography web links - now a separate list

Medieval Studies

Medieval Art links - now a separate list


Mythology - now a separate page

Native American Art

Abya Yala Net - Indigienous peoples of Mexico and Latin America
Ancient Architects of the Mississippi
Arte Maya Tz'utuhil, Oil Paintings by Mayan Indians
California Indian Library Collection
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Center for World Indigenous Studies
Coghlan Art Studio and Gallery, Pacific Northwest Native Arts
Edward S. Curtis Collection
Hollister Collection of SW Pottery [U Mass] by Provenance
Inuit Art Foundation
Mayan Art: Vase Painting and Copan Sculpture
National Museum of the American Indian
NativeTech: Native American Technology and Art
Rabbit In The Moon: Mayan Glyphs And Architecture
Visible Frenzy: Hachivi Edgar Heap of Birds (and Rupert Garcia)
18th Century Art

Nineteenth Century Art

Twentieth Century Art

Contemporary Religious Artists

Contemporary Religious Art - now a separate list

Eastern European Art

Art of Russia
Fine Arts in Hungary - Képzõmûvészet Magyarországon
From Russia with Art - artinforu
Russian Art and Architecture

Non-Western Art

Non-Western Art Links - now a separate list


Film and Photography web links - now a separate list


Sculpture links - now a separate list


Surrealism links - now part of 19th/20th century links


Museum Web Links -- now a separate list.


Renaissance art links - now a separate list


WebMuseum: Baroque (1600-1790)
L'Age d'Or - French and English Baroque
Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini
Thais - 1200 anni di scultura italiana - Bernini Gian Lorenzo
WebMuseum: Canaletto
Caravaggio - Amor vittorioso - OCAIW
The CODART list: museums with Dutch art and Flemish art
Artemisia Gentileschi
The Life and Art of Artemisia Gentileschi
On the Arcadian Theme: Poussin's Et in Arcadia Ego
Rembrandthuis: Entree
Rembrandt - the Rembrandt Research Project
WebMuseum: Rembrandt
Antwerpen, Antwerp RUBENS' HOUSE, Rubenshuis, Maison Rubens (Belgium Travel Network)
The Jesuits in Antwerp.
WebMuseum: Rubens, Peter Paul
Velazquez: Las Meninas (excerpt from Kenneth Clark)
Paintings of Vermeer
World Art Treasures:Vermeer
WebMuseum: Vermeer, Jan
Vermeer Forger: Han Van Meegeren
Vermeer Clickable Map

War Art / Art and War

1914-18 war - Art of the First World War
Imperial War Museum: Art Home Page
WWI Cartoons
EarthStation1: The Poster Prop Page - Pictures of German Propaganda Posters
German Propaganda Archive (Guide Page)
Nazi & Soviet Art
Norway 1940-45, Posters
WWII Posters - Powers of Persuasion Exhibit - National Archives
Remembering Nagasaki.
Korean War
Korean War Project
Korean War Veterans' Memorial Virtual Visitors' Center
Vietnam War
Personal Legacy: The Healing of a Nation - Vietnam Memorial
Vietnam Combat Art
Frederick Harts's Official Website
The Visual Front: Posters of the Spanish Civil War
Warfare in the Ancient World
VVHP's Arts of War Gallery

Women Artists

ArtHaus Main Page
ArtHaus -Wonder Women for Breast Cancer Action (beginning April 1, 1998)
FMF - Feminist Arts
International Archive of Women in Architecture
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Varo Registry
Women Artists Archive
The World's Women On-Line! - Electronic Art Networking
Antiques World Belgium
Art Dealers Association of America
Auctions On-Line Home Page
Auktionshaus Michael Zeller - Kunst- und Antiquitätenauktionen - Lindau
Biddington's Arts, Antiques & Collectibles Online Auctions Tour
Christies International
"The Internet Auction List"
Kunst & Auktionshaus Eva Aldag - Ihr Ansprechpartner für Antiquitäten im Alten Land
Art Journals Online
Art Journals Online - now a separate list


Arts Employment Index -- WWAR
Career Options for Art Historians
Careers in Architecture - AIA homepage; select Career Resources
Guide to Career Education
MFA--Employment Opportunities: Available Positions
Resources in Art History for Graduate Students 2
Society of Architectural Historians: Graduate Schools


American Council of Learned Societies
ART DEADLINES LIST: Art Contests, Art Scholarships, Art Grants, Art Competitions, etc.
FinAid: The Financial Aid Information Page
GrantsWeb WWW HomePage
National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Humanities
National Gallery of Art - Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts
New England Foundation for the Arts
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc.
Resources in Art History for Graduate Students
Welcome to the Foundation Center
American Canvas - NEA Report
Creative America - President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities Report - available in Portable Document Format

Professional Associations

American Council for the Arts
American Cultural Resources Association
The American Philosophical Association
ARL Web server
Art History Webmasters
Association for Art History Homepage
Association of Art Historians - UK
College Art Association
Visual Resources Association
Photo Sources

Other Libraries

Art & Architecture Collection - NY Public Library
Avery Library Home Page
Berkeley Digital Library SunSITE
Boston Public Library Home Page
Boston Public Library Fine Arts Collection
Boston College: John J. Burns Library
Carnegie Libraries of Scotland
COPAC - Online Public Acess Catalogue - Research Library consortium, UK & Ireland
documenta archiv Kassel
The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library
Gabriel - Gateway to Europe's National Libraries
Harvard University Libraries - Hollis Plus
New York Public Library
NYPL Digital Library Collections
Vatican Library
Warburg Institute
Watson Library - Met Museum, NYC

Art Programs - University Departments

Barcelona University - Departament d'Historia de l'Art
Berlin, Humboldt-Universität
Bill Fisher's University Art Department Directory - many departments listed
Bolz Center for Arts Administration
Boston College
Boston University Art History Department
Brandeis University
Burren College of Art, Ireland
Center for New Media, Groningen, NL
College and University Home Pages - extensive list
Creighton University - Dept. of Fine & Performing Arts
CUNY GSUC Art History Department Home Page
Department of Art History, FB III, The University of Trier
Harvard University: History of Art and Architecture Department
Holy Cross Visual Arts Department Home
KhI Heidelberg - Homepage
MA in Computer Applications for the History of Art - Birkbeck College, UK
Massachusetts College of Art
MIT - The Media Laboratory
MIT School of Architecture and Planning
Peterson's Arts & Architecture Programs
RiceArts - Rice University
School of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
SUNY Buffalo -- Art History
Tufts University Art History
U. Mass Amherst, Art History Department
University of Missouri, Kansas City: Art & Art History
U of Wisconsin: Art History
Wellesley College Art Department

Art Sites, Galleries and Special Exhibitions

Arcadian Art on the Web
Art on the Net
Art/Graphics Links - gallery
ArtSEEnsoHo nEwYOrkCiTy artSeEnSoHo
ArtSource Electronic Exhibitions
Franklin Furnace -- Performance Art
Harvard Square Art Gallery - Online Art
John Hein, Studio Furnituremaker
I.A.Keer: The Art of Furniture
The Mandala Project
NA Baginsky: nab @ home
NIRVANET! A Global Network for Local Nomads - Belgian Cybercafe/Cybertheater
No Memory - onine exhibition in Bordeaux, France
Paul Vanouse: Consensual Data Body
Project Muse Home Page
SITO artchives and collabspace
Soros Center for Contemporary Arts Network
The SPLEEN - Piotr Szyhalski's art
U.S. General Services Administration: Cultural and Environmental Programs
The VFI's Desktop
Commercial Galleries
Antiques World Belgium
Apple Cart Studios - Fine Art Prints
Art Authorities - online gallery
Art Exhibition Online, 'Signed and Sealed', Hong Kong, a portfolio.
Art Gallery Canada
Art London International - London fine arts and antiques portal
ArtHaus Main Page
Artists and Craftsmen Guild of Kostroma
ArtListings - Art Galleries and Museums, Art for sale - plus research help
ArtQuest® - The premier listing service ! - Art Reproductions of Famous Paintings
The Bronze Gallery
Doubletake Gallery - Fine Art Consignments
Fine Art Gallery -- Art Wise International
The Frame Merchant and Gallery - Art Link Index
Glass sculpture and art glass by leading contemporary artists
Jan and Company French Antiques: Home Page
Masterpiece Galleries Ph.D. Gallery Director
Pace Prints - NYC
Russian Colours Gallery
Russian Painting Collectors Club
SOVArt - Gallery of art from Russia
Spanish Arts - reproductions from the Prado -- exhibitions in London
Traditional Fine Arts Online, Inc.
Virtual Muse Online Art Gallery
Visions Gallery/Works of Art for sale.
W3Art - An art gallery service for artists exhibits art of all cultures
Off beat sites
Interactive History of the Wienermobile
Museum of Bad Art

Art Therapy

American Art Therapy Association
Art Therapy in Canada - Petrea Hansen
Art Therapy Links
The Arts and Healing Network
Confronting Cancer Through Art
Connecticut Art Therapy Association Homepage
Welcome to Art Therapy on the Web

Art and Computers

Computer Art links - now a separate list

Fine Arts Department Home Page
These pages created and maintained by Prof. Jeffery Howe of the Fine Arts department. Many links originally provided by Bapst Art Library staff.

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