Art Galleries

MoMa Art Safari 
– an adventure in looking. From the Museum of Modern Art, New York

National Gallery of Art Classroom 
– for teachers and students. Search by subject, artist and curriculum. From National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

National Gallery of Australia
– view collection galleries and special exhibitions

National Gallery London
– zoomable pictures. Browse paintings by artist, century, latest arrivals. Includes artist biographies

Cross section of a sunset

Tate Kids – Games
– activities on topics Colour, Painting, Street art, Artworks, Symbols. From Tate Gallery, London


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Image reference:
Daily, R 2008, Cross section of a sunset, painting, Flickr, accessed 22 December 2012, <http://www.flickr.com/photos/strangrthancandy/2979656775/>, Creative Commons licence: <http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en>.

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color studyGoogle Art Project
– high resolution images – search or browse artworks, artists, collections and galleries. View in Firefox or Chrome

 

 

Artists

Art and artists
-artists organised alphabetically and by country. From Enchanted Learning

picasso headThe artists’ toolkit
– visual elements and principles: line, colour, space, shape, balance, movement and rhythm. From ArtsConnectEd

Free art lessons
– lessons in art and design as well as art appreciation. From Artyfactory

Pablo Picasso
– weblinks to biography and art of Pablo Picasso

Expressionism

Expressionism
– leading Expressionist painters and Expressionist groups. From Kids.Net.Au

Expressionism: the spirit of Expressionist art
– examples of Expressionist art. From Artyfactory

History: Expressionism Art
– characteristics and examples of Expressionist art. From Technological Solutions

MoMa Expressionism
– background to the movement as well as examples of Expressionism and city life, Expressionist portraits and Expressionism in nature. From the Museum of Modern Art, New York


 

Image Reference:
Rogers, V 2005, Colour study, painting, Flickr, accessed 22 December 2012, <http://www.flickr.com/photos/two-wrongs/14590568/>, Creative Commons licence: <http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/deed.en>.

Music

BBC Musical Mysteries
– topics include: sound, rhythm, mood, orchestra and a quiz

DSO Kids 
– listen to composers, visit the symphony, make your own instruments, music games to play. From Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Gamelan
– story of the SAC gamelan. Includes photos and video

Instruments of the orchestra
– listen and match the sound to an instrument

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Image reference:
Durand, P 2012, Adrian Anantawan, illustration, Flickr, accessed 21 December 2012, <http://www.flickr.com/photos/alphachimpstudio/8105911695/>, Creative Commons licence: <http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en>.

Dance

The Australian Ballet
– information about ballet, dancers and training

Ballet
– alphabetical list of Ballerinas, Choreographers, Composers, Russian ballet, French ballet, British ballet

The Nutcracker ballet
– story and music

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Image reference:
Aussiegall 2007, As Light as Air, photograph, Flickr, accessed 26 April 2013, <http://www.flickr.com/photos/aussiegall/563847418/>, Creative Commons license: <http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en>.