Useful Links


Useful Links and Resources

These links and resources may be useful for your homework assignments, if you are interested in further developing your skills, art research or if you are interested in art schools.

GREAT ALL PURPOSE RESOURCE TO HELP YOU EXCEL AS AN ART STUDENT:

Student Art Guide

FUN ART RELATED ACTIVITY SITES:

http://sketchup.google.com/

http://www.how-to-draw-cartoons-online.com

http://www.drawspace.com

http://www.unclefred.com/index.html

http://www.artgraphica.net


 ARTISTS: 
 

Web Gallery of Art: Artist Index: http://www.wga.hu/index.html

World Wide Art Resources 

D- Fine Art

Art History Resources on the Web

 

ART EDUCATION:

NAEA (National Art Education Association) websites for students: http://www.naea-reston.org/research_students.html

Artist Sites with On-line Art Quizzes: http://worldartistdirectory.com/

Assessing Expressive Learning by Dorn, Madeja and Sabol; Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publisher

Pathways to Art Appreciation by Hurtwitz, Madeja and Katter; National Art Education Association

The National Visual Arts Standards by The National Art Education Association, 1994

Design Standards for School Art Facilities by the National Art Education Association

The Art Teacher's Book of Lists by Helen D. Hume; Prentice Hall, INC.

Careers in Art by Gerald F. Brommer and Joseph A. Gotto; Davis Publications


ART MAGAZINES:

Art Education  National Art Education Association

Scholastic Arts  http://www.scholastic.com/

School Arts  Davis Publications

Arts and Activities  http://magazinecity.com/


ART HISTORY BOOKS:

Art in Focus by Gene A. Mittler; Glencoe

History of Art by H.W. Janson; Prentice-Hall and Harry N. Abrams, INC.

Art Through the Ages, Harcourt. Brace & World. INC.

History of Modern Art; Prentice-Hall, INC.


ART INSPIRATION AND TECHNIQUE BOOKS:

Drawing, the Creative Process by Seymour Simmons III and Marc Winer; Prentice-Hall

Drawing the Light from Within by Judith Cornell, Prentice Hall Press

Facial Expressions by Gary Faigin, Watson-Guptill Publications

Drawing with Children; Drawing for Older Children and Teens by Mona Brookes; Jeremy P. Tarcher/Perigree

From Ordinary to Extraordinary by Ken Vieth; Davis Publications

Pastel for the Serious Beginner by Larry Blovits; Watson-Guptill Publications

Art Escapes by Dory Kanter: North Light Books

Colored Pencil Solution Book by Janie Gildow & Barbara Benedetti Newton; North Light Books

Painting Watercolors First Steps Series by Cathy Johnson; North Light Books

Watercolor in a Weekend by Hazel Harrison; David & Charles - Publisher

The Principles of Pattern by Richard M. Proctor; Van Nostrand & Reinhold

Collector's Guide to Masks by Timothy Teuten: Bracken Books

The Portrait in Clay by Peter Rubino; Watson-Guptill Publications, INC.


ART SCHOOL RESEARCH LINKS:

Yahoo's comprehensive listing of art schools

http://www.artschools.com/

 

 

selected national programs & schools

Alabama

University of Montevallo, College of Fine Arts

 

Alaska

Institute for American Indian Arts

 

Arizona

Scottsdale Artists' School

Sedona Arts Center

Al Collins Graphic Design School

Art Institute of Phoenix

University of Arizona

Arizona State University School of Art Katherine K. Herberger College

 

Arkansas

Crawford County Arts Association

University of Arkansas

 

California

Academy of Art College

American Animation Institute

American Film Institute

Art Center College of Design

Art Institute of Los Angeles - Orange County

Art Institute of Los Angeles

Art Institutes International at San Francisco

Art Institute of Southern California

Brooks Institute of Photography

California Academy of Merchandising, Art & Design

California College of Arts and Crafts

California Design College

California Institute of the Arts

Center for Electronic Art

Design Institute of San Diego

Kala Art Institute

Otis College of Art and Design

Pacific Academy of Fine Arts

San Francisco Art Institute

School of Light & Color

UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture

 

Colorado

Art Students League of Denver

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Art Institute of Colorado

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design

 

Connecticut

Yale

Connecticut Institute of Art

Lyme Academy of Fine Arts

Paier College of Fine Arts

Hartford Art School

 University of Hartford

Delaware

Art Conservation at the University of Delaware

Art History at the University of Delaware

Museum Studies Program at the University of Delaware

 

District of Columbia

Corcoran College of Art

 The American University

Florida

Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale

Crealde School of Art

International Fine Arts College

Miami Ad School

Ringling School of Art and Design

 

Georgia

Art Institute of Atlanta

Atlanta College of Art

Bauder College

Portfolio Center

Savannah College of Art and Design

 

Illinois

American Academy of Art

Illinois Institute of Art Chicago

Illinois Institute of Art Schaumburg

International Academy of Merchandising and Design

Renaissance Fine Art School

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

 

Iowa

University of Iowa

Kansas

Kansas City Art Institute

 

Maine

Maine College of Art

 

Maryland

Maryland Institute College of Art

Peabody Institute John Hopkins University

 

Massachusetts

Art Institute of Boston

Massachusetts College of Art

Montserrat College of Art

 SMFA

 

Michigan

College for Creative Studies

Cranbrook Academy of Art

Kendall College of Art and Design

 

Minnesota

Minneapolis College of Art and Design

New Jersey

William Patterson University

Montclair State University

Rutgers University: Mason Gross School of the Arts

New York

Columbia University School of the Arts

Cooper Union School of Art

Fashion Institute of Technology

New York Studio School of Drawing

New York University Institute of Fine Arts

Parsons School of Design

Pratt Institute

Cornell University, Department of Art

School of Visual Arts

Amherst College, Department of Fine Arts

The Art Students League of New York

North Carolina

North Carolina School of the Arts

 

Ohio

Art Academy of Cincinnati

Cleveland Institute of the Arts

Columbus College of Art and Design

 

Oregon

Oregon College of Art & Craft

Pacific Northwest College of Art

 

Pennsylvania

Moore College of Art and Design

Carnegie Mellon University

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

University of the Arts

 Pennsylvania School of Art and Design

Rhode Island

Rhode Island School of Design

 

Tennessee

Memphis College of Art

 

Wisconsin

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

 

GLOSSARY RESOURCES:

 

 ART MOVEMENTS:


Ancient & Classical Art Nabis Surrealism
Medieval & Gothic Art Fauvism Constructivism
Renaissance Art Nouveau Abstract Expressionism
Mannerism Art Deco Harlem Renaissance
Baroque Ashcan School Black Mountain College
Rococo Group of Seven Pop Art
Neo-Classical Modernism Op-Art
Romanticism Expressionism Minimalism
Hudson River School Der Blaue Reiter  
  Bauhaus Indian River School
Arts & Crafts Movement De Stijl Situationism
Symbolism Cubism Neo-Expressionism
Realism Dada Post-Modernism
Impressionism Futurism  
Post-Impressionism Bloomsbury Group More Movements