Art Resources

  • Art History: Resources on the Web - list of resources covering art from prehistory to the 20th century
  • Artcyclopedia - comprehensive index of artists represented at hundreds of museum sites, image archives, and other online resources; also links to information on art periods and movements
  • ArtLex Online Art Dictionary - definitions for more than 3,600 terms used in discussing art / visual culture, along with thousands of supporting images, pronunciation notes, great quotations and cross-references
  • Florida Arts & Cultural Affairs - this site provides information on grants, art programs and resources, news and events for artists, organizations, and anyone interested in the arts in Florida
  • Great Buildings Collection - architecture reference site documenting one thousand buildings and hundreds of leading architects
  • Pinellas County Cultural Affairs - promotes the development and appreciation of the arts in Pinellas County and includes a cultural directory, information on arts festivals statewide, grant and art education information
  • WebMuseum - thousands of images including the Famous Artworks database
  • World Art Treasures - a gallery of over 100,000 slides from the Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation in Lausanne, Switzerland
  • World Wide Arts Resources - the largest site for contemporary art, art news, art history, contemporary artist and gallery portfolios, online since 1995
Museums
  • Armed Forces Military Museum, Largo, FL - Exhibits and artifacts from WW1 to present
  • British Museum, London - the British Museum holds in trust for the nation and the world a collection of art and antiquities from ancient and living cultures
  • Florida Holocaust Museum, St. Petersburg, FL- this museum honors the memory of millions of innocent men, women, and children who suffered or died in the Holocaust
  • Great Explorations Children's Museum, St. Petersburg, FL- a children's museum stimulating learning through creativity, play and exploration
  • Louvre Museum, Paris - the Louvre embodies the concept of a truly "universal" institution - universal in the scope of its collections and universal in its appeal
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY- 5000 years of art
  • Museum Spot - provides a directory of museums, search by country, state, city, name, or specialty
  • Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL - the Museum of Fine Arts has the only comprehensive art collection, extending from antiquity to the present, on the Florida west coast
  • National Air & Space Museum, Washington D.C. - maintains the largest collection of historic air and spacecraft in the world
  • National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. - a collection of paintings, sculpture, and works of art on paper, from the late middle ages to the present, from Europe and the United States
  • Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL - established in 1927 as the legacy of John Ringling and his wife, Mable and recognized as the official State Art Museum of Florida. It offers 21 galleries of European paintings as well as Cypriot antiquities, Asian Art, American paintings, and contemporary art
  • Salvador Dali Museum, St. Petersburg, FL- the world's most comprehensive collection of works by the late Spanish surrealist painter
  • Smithsonian, Washington D.C. - the world's largest museum complex and research organization composed of 19 museums and 9 research centers
  • Museum of History, St. Petersburg, FL- this museum of history collects, preserves and communicates the history and heritage of Florida with emphasis on St. Petersburg and the Pinellas Peninsula
Entertainment
  • Based on the Book - a compilation of over 1,200 books, novels, short stories, and plays that have been made into motion pictures
  • Episode Lists - site contains episode lists for over 3800 TV shows
  • Foreign Films - the best place to find foreign films on the web
  • Internet Broadway Database - the official database for Broadway theatre information
  • Internet Movie Database - an online database of information related to movies, actors, television shows, production crew personnel, video games, and fictional characters featured in visual entertainment media
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  • Pause|Parent|Play - helps empower parents to choose what their kids watch, hear and play - from TV and movies to video games and music
  • TV Guide Entertainment Network - search videos, TV listings, movies, photos, and celebrities
  • Universal Studios Online - details of current and future releases, including cast lists and synopses, with links to trailers
  • Variety - entertainment news, movie reviews, awards, industry events, and much more
  • Warner Brothers - interactive entertainment site containing movie clips, TV shows, DVDs, games and downloads
  • Windows Media.com Media Guide - portal for online streaming media using the Windows Media format, includes music videos, radio stations, and news headlines
Music
  • allmusic - comprehensive music reference source covering all genres and styles
  • Billboard - the Internet arm of Billboard magazine, the world's premier music publication
  • Capitol Records - news, artists, releases, appearances, and music videos
  • John Philip Sousa - considered one of the best web sites for information about Sousa and his music
  • State Songs - lyrics to all of the official U.S. state songs
  • Yahoo! Music - find music videos, internet radio, music downloads and all the latest music news and information
Page last updated February 14, 2011