Visual Arts

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Introduction1

Thesaurus

The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus Online
Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Encyclopedia

Visual arts are art forms that focus on the creation of works which are primarily visual in nature, such as drawing, painting, photography, printmaking, and filmmaking. Those that involve three-dimensional objects, such as sculpture and architecture, are called plastic arts. Many artistic disciplines (performing arts, language arts, textile arts, and culinary arts) involve aspects of the visual arts as well as other types, so these definitions are not strict. (Visual arts, 2015) Visual arts. — Wikipedia

Arts Encyclopedia
Encyclopædia Britannica

Outline

Outline of the Visual Arts (Wikipedia)

Portal

Art (Martindale’s Reference Desk)
The Visual Arts Portal (Wikipedia)

Search

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Exploration

Walk-in-Art Gallery

This is one of a series of Toy Worlds featured on this site.

Wander through 3D galleries with links to resources on this site and the Web.

Click the 360° image below to explore this Toy World, click the menu in the upper right for controls and click “i” buttons on/off for links to experiences. Use “portals” to visit other Toy Worlds.

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Preservation

History

Art History by Movement (Artcyclopedia)
Timeline of Art History (8000 B.C. to A.D. 1400)

Quotation

Quotations Page Bartlett’s

Museums

The Louvre, Paris
Musée d’Orsay, Paris
Tate Modern, London
Victoria & Albert Museum, London
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
Clark Art Museum, Williamstown, MA
Mass Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, MA
The Getty, Los Angeles
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
http://www.imamuseum.org/

Library

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

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Participation

Education

National Art Education Association
Visual arts education (Wikipedia)
National Visual Arts Standards (National Art Education Association)

Course

Introduction to Visual Studies (Anna Divinsky, YouTube Playlist)

OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Community

ArtsEdge, National Arts and Education Network
DeviatArt

Occupation

Event

Meetup.com

News

ArtDaily, Art (Smithsonian Magazine)

Book

ISBNdb

Government

National Endowment for the Arts

Document

USA.gov

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Expression

Fun

Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Music

Song Lyrics

Rumor

Snopes.com

returntotop

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Adventures

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Related

Here are links to pages about closely related subjects.

Knowledge Form

Expression

Entertainment Humor, Toy, Hobby, Competition (Game, Sport), Spectacle
Arts Performing, Visual (Architecture), Culinary, Language (Poem), Music, Dance
Belief Hypothesis, Forecast, Rumor, Superstition, Folklore, Faith

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Notes

1.   The resources on this page are are organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma.

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