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Trusted VISUAL ART Web Resources
Smarthistory on Khan Academy
Smarthistory offers more than one thousand videos and essays on art from around the world and across time. The site works with more than one hundred art historians and some of the world's most important museums to "make the best art history resource anywhere."
Architect Studio 3D: Design a House with Frank Lloyd Wright
On this Web site, you can design a house, walk through it in 3D, then share it with the world. You can also learn more about architecture, past and present, and explore Frank Lloyd Wright's life and work.
Allentown Art Museum's Renaissance Connection
Be a patron of the arts. Design your own innovation. Investigate Renaissance artworks in depth. Discover how past innovations inform life today. And more, all enhanced with quirky visuals, irreverent humor, and engaging interactivity that reveal the ways that Renaissance life and culture resemble our own.
Cycles: African Life though Art
Presented by The Indianapolis Museum of Art with Terra Incognita Productions - This gorgeous and exciting site will engage you. Thousands of cultures in Africa see stages of life bound together in a continuous cycle. This site lets you examine this view through art and rituals from "the birthplace of humanity."
Library of Congress
The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, newspapers, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office. Explore the Library's expansive digital collections as well as online exhibitions. You'll find primary sources, digital artifacts and educational content like lesson plans and teacher resources.
JSTOR Labs: Exploring Rembrandt
Pick a painting to see scholarship from JSTOR about that painting. Developed with Artstor Labs shortly after Artstor and ITHAKA joined forces, Exploring Rembrandt is a proof of concept demonstrating the potential of using artwork as a portal into the scholarship about it.