Don't forget to use the online World Book Encyclopedia and EBSCO Databases on the Student Portal!
Smarthistory, "Glossary," in Smarthistory, August 8, 2015, accessed May 5, 2016, http://smarthistory.org/glossary/.
Use these websites to help you with your research.
While, Diego Velazquez plays with the tension of the ideal and reality within his painting "Las Meninas," the style in which he paints, depicts his subjects in a realistic manner. For more information on the style which Velazquez employs, you can visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art website and look at some of his amazing portraits.
Want to interact with one of Velazquez’s paintings? Here is an interactive image provided by The Prado Museum, where "Las Meninas" hangs. It has been developed for interested visitors to explore. Interact with the masterpiece for yourself and read more about "Las Meninas."
Interested in learning more about Spanish Baroque art? The Khan Academy site is a good place to start. It has some great information which includes another video about "Las Meninas."
Like what you have learned from this lesson? The educator has similar art history videos posted at this site.
Smarthistory, which uses Khan Academy as its primary platform, features 5-10-minute videos of visits by art historians Beth Harris and Stephen Zucker to museums around the world. The platform presents viewers with high-resolution images of individual pieces of artwork, set to recordings of the pair’s semiscripted conversations and reactions to what they’re seeing.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
National Gallery of Art, Washington
National Gallery, London
Royal Academy of Arts
Yale University Art Gallery
Museum of fine Arts, Boston - European Paintings
Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation : World Art Treasures
Orazio Centaro's art images on the web
Videos - Historical
Salvador Dali' on What's My Line
Salvador Dali Images - Antiques Roadshow
Andy Warhol Interview
Andy Warhol Soup Cans - Antiques Roadshow
Walt Disney & Salvador Dali Short Film
Coin Making - History
Coin Manufacturing - Low Relief Sculpture
Art History in Song - By Hold Your horses
Lost Art of Automatons
Keith Haring - Emerging Artist
Calder Painting - Antiques Roadshow
Calder Sculpture - Antiques Roadshow
Roy Lichtenstein - Antiques Roadshow
Andrew Wyeth Painting - Antiques Roadshow
Picasso, Rodin, & Matisse - Antiques Roadshow
Diego Rivera - Antiques Roadshow
Norman Rockwell Painting - Antiques Roadshow
Chuck Close Abstract Painting - Antiques Roadshow
Joseph Stella - Antiques Roadshow
Ancient Art - PBS "How Art Made The World"
Michelangelo's David - Context
Art History - Brief Context
Wall-e Credits - Did you know they cover cave art through impressionism?
William Bentley (Snowflake Photographer)
Matisse Cut Outs at MoMA
HERB & DOROTHY Free on Hulu with commercials (Minimalist & Modern Art)
Roy Lichtenstein at the Tate Modern - long
The Art That Hitler Hated 1 hour
Andy Warhol - (Fleeting non-detailed nude at the 4.23 mark - TEACHER Preview Please)