NOTE: For your art research be particularly careful about Web sites! You will find far more accurate and reliable information on museum (e.g. Smithsonian) and educational (e.g. Yale University) sites! Sites like about.com, biography.com, and Wikipedia are NOT appropriate.
The following Web sites provide collections of links to hundreds of individual Web sites relating to art and art history. Many of the resources collected on these sites have been reviewed by academics, librarians, or others knowledgeable in the field of art, so these are the best place to start!
“Smarthistory opens museums and cultural sites up to the world, one video at a time. We’re creating world-class resources on art and cultural objects for learners from around the globe—for free.” Lessons, videos, and essays. Everything on this site is openly licensed, under a CC BY NC SA (Creative Commons - Attribution - NonCommercial - ShareAlike) 4.0 license.
Tacoma Art Museum serves the diverse communities of the Northwest through its collection, exhibitions, and learning programs, emphasizing art and artists of the Northwest and the broader western region.
Located at the University of Washington Seattle campus, The Henry is internationally recognized for bold and challenging exhibitions, for pushing the boundaries of contemporary art and culture, and for being the first to premiere new works by established and emerging artists.
The Seattle Art Museum (commonly known as "SAM") is an art museum located in Seattle, Washington, USA. It maintains three major facilities: its main museum in downtown Seattle; the Seattle Asian Art Museum (SAAM) in Volunteer Park on Capitol Hill, and the open Olympic Sculpture Park on the central Seattle waterfront.
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