Resources for the Arts
Artists and Their Art:
Finding Information about Art
Cybraryman's Art Links Lots of great links on all aspects of art
Google Art Project Visit great museums around the world
Art Pathfinder from Joyce Valenza, Springfield Township HS Library Teacher Librarian
ABC-CLIO Daily Life Through History
This database provides information about all aspects of daily life in different cultures from Ancient to Modern times
County of Los Angeles Public Library Virtual Reference Collection
This database of ebooks is available to students through the Los Angeles County library system. Use the barcode number on the back of your Manhattan Beach Public Library Card to login. If you don't have your own library card, you can use the MCHS ID #. Ask at the library or email Mrs. Lofton for the ID #.
Information about Artists: Biography in Context This County of Los Angeles Public Library database is probably the most comprehensive source available anywhere for biographical encyclopedias and artcles on all types of people. Use the barcode number on the back of your Manhattan Beach Public Library Card to login. If you don't have your own library card, you can use the MCHS ID #. Ask at the library or email Mrs. Lofton for the ID #.
Art History Sites
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timeline of Art History
Timelines of Art History
Ceramics Ancient Civilizations Project
Links to Ceramic Sites
Links to Arts & Crafts Sites
Paul Soldner's Website
Peter Voulkos Website
Henry Moore Foundation
Biography in Context (See information in the left column under Databases)
Finding Art Images
Pixlr.com - a free online image editor
A blog posting describing "Top 5 free professional online image editors"
artjunction.org/ is a "collaborative art space for teachers and students.