Fine Arts on the Internet

ART

Visual Collections – Art & Artifacts
http://www.davidrumsey.com/collections/

Art Archive – The core of this most excellent art site is a collection of more than 2,200 of the best scans of works of over 200 artists.
www.artchive.com/core.html

Virtual Library museums – A directory of museums through out the world, this site groups museums by country and then lists them in alphabetical order
www.icom.org/vlmp

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art history at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/

Viewing Japanese Prints – Examples from 17th through 20th centuries
http://www.viewingjapaneseprints.net/

World Wide Art Resources This is the largest gateway for online arts information: artists, museums, galleries, quality art, art history, arts education, antiques, dance, theater, and more
www.wwar.com

Ohio Online Visual Artist Registrymaintained by Columbus Metropolitan Library with thumbnail sketches of artwork. (Read the instructions before searching.)
www.ohioonlinearts.org

Ohio Arts Council
www.oac.state.oh.us

Founders of the Arts & Crafts Movement 1870 – 1900
www.burrows.com/found.html

Art Encyclopedia online
www.artcyclopedia.com

MUSIC

Royalty free Classical music
http://www.royaltyfreeclassicalmusic.co.uk/

Musical scores and collected works.  Site includes tables of contents to collections of music which is particularly useful for contemporary music.
jwpepper.com

The Grove Concise Dictionary of Music  listen to music by the composer. Website includes all types of music.
www.gmn.com/composers

children’s music
http://www.childrensmusic.org/