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Pathfinders - Art

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Wikipedia

Where do you go after Wikipedia?

Search for more books and videos in the library using the Voyager Catalog.

Try browsing the N section in either the Main or the Reference collections. The collection is generally organized by media (photography, painting, etc.), by area (Europe, Asia, etc.) and then by historical period (Greek, Medieval, Romantic, etc.). Try doing a keyword search for the particular kind art, the particular artist, or the particular period you are looking for.


Books

The Dictionary of Symbols in Western Art by Sarah Carr-Gomm (N7740 .C29 1995)

Framing America : a social history of American art by Francis K. Phol (N6512 .P59 2002)

"Reference collection" (in The Bulfinch guide to art history : a comprehensive survey and dictionary of Western art and architecture) by Shearer West, editor (N380 .B78 1996) [link]

Egypt : 4000 years of art by Jaromir Malek (N5350 .M25597 2003)

Artforms : an introduction to the visual arts by Duane Preble (N7430 .P69 1999)

Virtual Pose 3 by Mario Henri Chakkour (Book and CD-ROM, NC765 .C535 2004)

Virtual Pose 2 by Mario Henri Chakkour (Book and CD-ROM, NC765 .C53 2001)

Virtual Pose. Children & teens by Mario Henri Chakkour (Book and CD-ROM, NC765 .C533 2006)

Art for Dummies by Thomas Hoving (N7477 .H685 1999b)
Annotation: in the Dummies section

The Dictionary of Symbols in Western Art by Sarah Carr-Gomm (N7740 .C29 1995)

Artforms : an introduction to the visual arts by Duane Preble (N7430 .P69 1999)

Prize stories of the seventies: from the O. Henry Awards by William Abrahams (PS648.S5 P74)

Best plays of the seventies by Stanley Richards (PR1272 B44)

Art in the seventies by Edward Lucie-Smith (N6493 1970 L83)


eBrary

Note: users will be asked login to eBrary if they are off campus and an eBrary plug-in must be installed

Opportunities in Visual Arts Careers by Mark Salmon

Learned Eye : Regarding Art, Theory, and the Artist's Reputation by Anna Tummers, editor

American films of the '70s: conflicting visions by Peter Lev


Websites

Virtual Tour of the Vatican

The Contemporary Museum (located in Honolulu)

The Artist's Network (commercial site for painters)

Glaze Calculator
Annotation: "The KPA Glaze Calculator is a program for converting the recipe of a glaze into a formula. The formula can be used to compare one glaze against another or to predict how the glaze might behave in a given firing."

Dye Mixer
Annotation: "...try out various dye combinations on various canvases under various lighting conditions, in "virtual reality", with only virtual fabric and dye wasted..."

Mix Ratio Calculator for Molding Compounds

Photography Calculators, Max Lyons Digital Image Gallery

The Massive Development Chart
Annotation: "...the world's largest source of processing times for developing black & white film."

AIC - American Institute of Conservation

Art Loss Register
Annotation: database of stolen art


Audio-Visual Resources

Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy (DVD)

Alchemy in Light: Making Art Glass (DVD)

 

 

 

 

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