Web Resources Art History

IB Visual Arts:  Web Resources Art History

There is a lot of information out there but it varies in quality. Here are four reliable, dependable, intelligent and fairly easy to use web databases for art history and finding images and information to use in research and in teaching.By far the best online resource for finding out about contemporary artists. PBS"s Art 21 is dedicated to the art of the 21st century. This site is extremely intelligent, forward thinking,...


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RAJU DUBE 2 April 2018 - 06:13

hi Heather
I am not very clear on how to use an art timeline to find artworks for the CS could you please help?
thank you

Heather McReynolds 2 April 2018 - 09:31

Hi Raju, a timeline is useful for locating artworks in a cultural and temporal context, check out the Heilbrunn time line here
metmuseum.org /
you can select a region, time period, art movement or artwork and it will offer you a selection of artworks... useful for finding lesser known works and discovering other cultural contexts


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