We have abundant resources to feed our art attack. We have summarized them below to help you quickly find the resources you need.
There is a lot of information available on the web. Here are some of our go-to sites for our art research.
- http://arthistory.about.com/ – This about.com page on art history is an excellent starting point to learn about the history behind famous artworks. It also contains interviews with curators for better appreciation of the art.
- http://www.artcyclopedia.com/ – This is a user-friendly online index to search for a particular artist and the location of their artworks.
- http://arthistoryresources.net/ARTHLinks.html – This is a handy index for your art history research. The layout of the site is well-organized, so you wouldn’t feel lost while you browse through the information you need.
Museums are a great place to start learning about art. These institutions may also offer specialized courses about their collections. You can visit the following museum’s website to know more about their collections. Here are the top museums in our list.
- http://www.louvre.fr/en/departements – This is the website of the Louvre Museum in France. Just a quick browse in their galleries are enough to fill you with art.
- http://www.metmuseum.org/ – This is the website of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Aside from a gallery of the artworks in their collection, the site also has essays about the art displayed.
- http://americanart.si.edu/ – This is the website of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. The Smithsonian Museum is the best place to visit if you want to know more about the American art scene.