Internet Resources - Art


Recommended Websites

  • Artcyclopedia
    The vast majority of the fine artists in our database specialize in painting and sculpture. We do include other artistic media where possible.
    Browse related subjects: Art, California, Encyclopedias
  • Google Art Project
    A unique collaboration between Google and acclaimed art museums from around the world allows people to discover and view more than a thousand artworks online in extraordinary detail. Select a museum and choose to either view the art or explore the museum buildings.
    Browse related subjects: Art
  • Internet Public Library Fine Arts Collection
    Extensive list of websites on all aspects of the fine arts.
    Browse related subjects: Art
  • Modern and Contemporary Artists and Art
    Major Modern and Contemporary Visual Artists can be searched by the name of the artist or by art movement, style, or medium on this free website.
    Browse related subjects: Art, People
  • NYPL Digital Gallery
    The New York Public Library Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from the The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.
    Browse related subjects: Art, People
  • Union List of Artist Names Online
    Getty Research Institute database includes "painters, sculptors, printmakers, photographers, and a host of other creators." Gives nationality, dates, and bibliographic citation to biographical information.
    Browse related subjects: Art
  • Web Gallery of Art
    Virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture from 12th to mid-19th centuries.
    Browse related subjects: Art

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* Longitude: 122.02 W
* Area: 13.3 sq. miles
* Elevation: 20 ft. above sea level


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