Art & Artists
- Tate Kids
- Kids can combine their own art work with images from the Tate Museum collections to create galleries.
- An extensive collection of famous paintings and artists, alphabetically
arranged for searching.
Surprises: The Architecture of the Weisman Art Museum
- Fun information about architecture, shapes and architect Frank Gehry.
- 5000 artists are included. Clicking on a name takes you to online
museums where their works can be viewed.
Artists in History
- Women artists and their works, arranged by time period and country.
Through the Ages
- Created by Think Quest Competition students, this site includes major
architectural types from Mayan tombs to cathedrals. (Best viewed on
Netscape Communicator 4.0)
Pintura, Art Detective
- This art detective leads you on adventures in identifying paintings.
- Educational adventures in an art gallery.
- "An interactive online music experience," brought to you by ThinkQuest
an online community of teachers and educators.
- Composer Biographies
- Brief biographies of some famous composers.
- From the University of Michigan, featuring instruments from the Stearns
- A Dancer's Health
- Created by Think Quest students, this page shows the fundamentals
of fitness that dancers should know, from nutrition to exercises.
- An educational website devoted to ballet.
and the Globe
- This site has information about William Shakespeare and the Old Globe
and New Globe Theatres, with links to other Shakespeare sites.
Arts Museums of San Francisco
- View images of more than 60,000 items, such as furniture, porcelain,
of San Francisco
- Primarily a hands-on science museum, this site is fun as well as educational,
as you explore the art of science.
- The site index of this huge online museum directs you to a wide range
of exhibits. Examples are music history, American Indian arts and crafts,
and Latino history and culture.
Thanks to all the Sonoma County Children's Librarians who
contributed websites for the homework pages.