Art Links

Sharla is an artist who has found her medium in art quilts. She has pulled together a set of art links.

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20th Century Artists

  • Amana Johnson is a young African American Artist. She is primarily a stone sculptor, but also works in wood, does printmaking and painting. Wonderful images. Website presentation includes java applets to enhance photographs of work.
  • Chuck Close a man who continues even after a paralyzing accident, powerful images
  • Leslie Gabrielse fiber is his medium of choice, exquisite work
  • The Gideon Collection: Gideon has been Painting & Sculpting for almost seven decades and has produced a legacy of fine art in a mind boggling array of styles and media, including his Holocaust Collection.
  • Joan Schulz fiber artist
  • Judy Chicago feminist artist who did the Dinner Party, the Birth Project, Powerplay,and the Holocaust Project

Art Guilds

Art journals on-line & recommended readings

  • Arts.community is a monthly online journal of the arts in America. General interest articles, news and features on artists, innovative programs in the arts, the Endowment and other funding resources, models, information and ideas. Rich in links and connections to the nonprofit arts in America.
  • Arts Wire CURRENT is a project of Arts Wire, a national computer-based network serving the arts community. Arts Wire CURRENT features news updates on social, economic, philosophical, and political issues affecting the arts and culture. Your contributions are invited.
  • Color Marketing Group is the International Group Association that forecasts color for manufactured products to give the Color and Design Profession a competitive edge.
  • What is Art? What is an Artist? Thought provoking essays as Art & Artist is defined in terms of Time Line within Art History

 


 

 

Ceramics, Glass, Kaleidoscopes

  • Eileen Kramer Gallery Specializes in Art Glass and Kaleidoscopes. My favorite place in Fullerton, California to buy Kaleidoscopes
  • The Kaleidoscope Collector everything you wanted to know and more, plus shopping for new scopes!
  • Walter Shoyer works in ceramics and calls himself a Tree Artist-also check out the bottom of his page for his excellent Museum Links

Collage

Computer Related Art

Copyright issues

Creativity

  • The Creative Web resource list and articles for creativity development
  • The National Arts and Disability Center (NADC) is the national information dissemination, technical assistance and referral center specializing in the field of arts and disability. The NADC is dedicated to promoting the full inclusion of children and adults with disabilities into the visual-, performing-, media, and literary-arts communities. Its resource directories, annotated bibliographies, related links and conferences serve to advance artists with disabilities and accessibility to the arts. The NADC is a project of the University of California, at Los Angeles (UCLA), Tarjan Center for Developmental Disabilities (formerly University Affiliated Program).

Famous Artists

Framing

  • Thomas Rouse Designs: Premade and custom framing. Each handmade in the Rouse Designs workshop. Styles range from causual, western, country, to elegant framing. Individualize painting and glazes make each frame unique. I know this framer and his work is excellent because he is meticulous and cares about quality end product.

Galleries

  • Art.com a little of everything ready for you to purchase if you wish
  • Electronic Cottage Your online source for original fine arts and original handmade crafts by master artists & craftspeople"
  • Gross McCleaf Gallery in Philadelphia on going and changing exhibit, they put the catalogues on-line.
  • NextMonet Gallery living artist work for sale
  • Studiovisit.com a little of everything in styles of art

Geographically Specific Art

  • Asian Art The on-line journal for the study and exhibition of the arts of Asia 

Glass Art

Math and Art

  • Fibonacci interested in the mathematics that can be applied to art? Check this out!
  • The Magic World of Pi wonderful contemporary art based on the computation of the math formula for Pi

Miscellaneous

Museums

Not so famous but interesting art

  • Anne Elredge Harris eighty years young, her art on the process of growing older
  • Cows on Parade: Exhibit runs from June 15 through October 31, 1999. Cows on Parade is a unique public art exhibition featuring life-size cows transformed into works of art by hundreds of Chicago artists. The cows are on display in public spaces and buildings throughout the city of Chicago.

Oils

  • Mary Jean Olivelli oils influenced by the sea imagery, this artist died in 1997 in a diving accident doing what she loved.
  • Nancy Hasting-Trew looking for oil paintings on canvas? These are still life on canvas & content laden.
  • Richard Clem, my cousin, does landscapes in impressionist-expressive style with luminous quality created from initial glazed layers that shows through broken strokes of impasto.

Paper-cut, Paper Folding and Book Art

  • BookART: Some very creative BookART! You will smile, laugh, and remember!
  • Fascinating Folds Paper Art in all forms supported here from Origami to Collage, also on-line catalog to drool over

Photography

Resources

  • Absolutearts.com is a free news service of World Wide Arts Resources, the largest gateway and search engine for arts information
  • About-Arts.com Directory of Crafts related websites and discussion groups
  • Art Design and Visual Thinking -- wow a complete set of really fabulous tutorials
  • Art Deadlines List A monthly newsletter (email & paper versions) providing information about juried exhibitions/competitions, call for entries/proposals/papers, jobs, internships, writing & photo contests, scholarships, residencies, design & architecture competitions, auditions, fellowships, casting calls, tryouts, grants, festivals, funding, financial aid, and other opportunities (including some that take place on the web) for artists, art educators and art students of all ages.
  • Dick Blick for art supplies dependable savings, a large selection
  • Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain Fairbanks, Alaska, 5-day workshop by certified instructor, Steve Lester
  • Guild.com art available on-line
  • Novica world wide art and crafts available for purchase here
  • World Wide Art Resources provides the largest and most comprehensive gateway to the arts on the Internet since 1994 - from happening, groovin' art events to traditional planar exhibitions and museums to way out 3-D cyber galleries

Textile Arts

  • Textile Art Center in Chicago area is a unique nonprofit organization which offers: Classes and workshops in various textile techniques, a Gallery with outstanding fiber art exhibits, an Artisan Shop full of unique merchandise from artists around the country, a Recycle Sale Room full of yarn, fabric, sewing supplies, vintage magazines, books, and many other items. Great Membership benefits, and much more!

Virtual Tours of Great Architecture

Watercolor

  • Lyn Snow on-line slide-show of some spectacular water color flowers!

Women Artist

  • Early Women Artist a website designed by Sarah Whitworth to honor age old women arts with music and poetry.