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Art Educators of Minnesota

The Art Educators of Minnesota promotes interests and concerns of art educators.

Art History Network

Links to artists, civilizations, virtual tours and resources.

Art History Resources

Resources for the study of art history compiled by Dr. Christopher L. C. E. Witcombe.

Art History Resources (WWAR)

The World Wide Arts Resources Corporation provides access to artists, art movements, history and art news. http://wwar.com/

Art on the Net

Artists share their work on the Internet.

Art Studio Chalkboard

The Art Studio Chalkboard provides information for artists and students on drawing and painting.


"The Fine Art Search Engine" ARTCYCLOPEDIA has compiled a comprehensive index of artists represented at museum sites, image archives and other online resources. http://www.artcyclopedia.com/


"You will find definitions of more than 3,100 terms used in visual culture, along with thousands of images, pronunciation notes, great quotations and cross-references." http://www.artlex.com/

ArtsNet Minnesota

ArtsNet Minnesota is designed to connect students with art. Included in this site are "artists' biographies; style characteristics; discussion questions; vocabulary; student activities; and, in come cases, teacher lessons and local student artwork." http://www.artsconnected.org/artsnetmn/theme.html

The J. Paul Getty Museum Resources for the Classroom

"This site includes lesson plans, curriculum ideas, image galleries, a publication catalog, highlighted topics and much more." http://www.getty.edu/education/teachers/classroom_resources/index.html

Learn Art

This web site provides information on the elements  and priciplies of art, art concepts, media and styles of art. http://www.beau-coup.com/articles/learn-art.htm

Metropolitan Museum of Art Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY) Timeline of Art History allows you to search by subject; artist; world regions by time period; as well as other ways.

Minnesota Academic Standards: Arts K-12

Minnesota Academic Standards in  the Arts

National Art Education Association (NAEA)

The National Art Education Association promotes art education.

Online University Art Resources

Links to museums and artists concentrating on the visual arts. http://www.onlineuniversity.net/art/art-resources/

PCAE : Perpich Center for Arts Education

The Perpich Center for Arts Education brings the arts to Minnesota students K-12. http://www.pcae.k12.mn.us/

The Virtual Study Tour

Take your students on an architectural virtual tour. Visit the Barcelona Pavilion, the Palace of Rameses III, and other places of interest. http://archpropplan.auckland.ac.nz/virtualtour/front.html

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