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Visual Arts Subject Guide: Websites

Print and digital resources for the visual arts including painting, drawing, sculpture, and graphic design.

At the Moulin Rouge

At the Moulin Rouge. Henri deToulouse-Lautrec. ca. 1894-1895. Art Institute of Chicago. 

Evaluate Web Sources!

Art Blogs




TinEye is a reverse image search engine. You can submit an image to TinEye to find out where it came from, how it is being used, if modified versions of the image exist, or to find higher resolution versions.

General Resources
High-quality images, videos and essays written by art historians on artists, time periods, themes and styles.

ipl2 | Art and Humanities
Directory of art sites, selected by librarians.

Intute | Visual Arts
A web portal created by librarians in the UK.

A gathering point for networked resources on Art and Architecture.

Art cyclopedia: The Fine Art Search Engine

Mother of All Art & Art History Links Page
From the University of Michigan.

For more detailed lists of web resources in the arts, take a look at these other guides:

Looking for a new artist?

Contemporary Artists Index (CAI)
Indexes contemporary artists and group exhibitions.
Do a TITLE search in CatalogUSMAI  to obtain books listed in the CAI.

Subject Guide

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Sean Henry
Lewis J. Ort Library
Frostburg State University
Frostburg, MD 21532