Artist Support Websites:
Artfacts.Net is an international online gallery and museum Guide for modern, contemporary and emerging art. Art Juries - The Modern Way Online art jury system. Curators register, add shows, artists, and jurors. Artists upload artwork and jurors vote on that artwork. All online. Art Source is a gathering point for networked resources on Art and Architecture. The content is diverse and includes pointers to resources around the net as well as original materials submitted by librarians, artists, and art historians, etc. ArtisAmore presents modern and contemporary paintings, drawings and watercolours. Artist Help Network A free information service designed to help artists take control of their careers. The network assists artists in locating information, resources, guidance, and advice on a comprehensive range of career-related topics. The network focuses primarily on subjects of interest to fine artists. ArtPromote.com Fine art galleries, museums and artists sites from around the world. Browse by subject, medium, movement, nationality and more. This site also gives information on how an artist can promote their websites as well as themselves and is an excellent resource for all artists. ArtsEdge hosted by the Kennedy Center, provides an overview of the structure and content of the Internet. It's mission is to help artists, teachers, and students gain access to and /or share information, resources, and ideas that support the arts. Drawing and Sketching A great resource for drawing and sketching related websites and information. Weekly features and newsletters, and a chat and BBS for discussion are available. e-eAsel Provides free, open-source applications for artists. They also host an e-eAsel wiki for artists that is quite useful as well. FineArt Forum Resource Directory is a a index of hundreds of art resources that are accessable via the Internet. Foto Search Stock Photography Search over one million images including photographs, photos of fine art, illustrations, and clip art. Browsing through the archive is free and there are no access charges, registration requirements, or usage limits. GEN ART is a not-for-profit arts organization with offices in New York and Los Angeles. They are dedicated to helping connect young artists with audiences and opportunities through exhibitions, on-line programs, and community outreach. Kala Art Institute is a multicultural, non-profit organization that functions as an international communication center for artists. Kala strives to make its facilities available to Bay Area and visiting artists as a continuing service 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They also provide a variety of programs and services to the northen California region which include exhibitions, classes, lectures, tours, fellowships and low cost residences. Logo Design by Logo Suite Creates high quality logo, web, and stationery designs for corporate identities and all types of businesses. Manitoba Visual Arts Network (MBVAN) serves about 20 Manitoba public galleries, artist-run centers, production facililities (video, printmaking photograpy, multipmedia), and support groups, and plans to run exhibitions of work speicific to the internet as an art form. National Enodwment for the Arts now has a site up on the web which is extensive and really classy looking. A must see. NYFA The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) now has a new resource for artists and others on the Web. NYFA is one of the largest funders of artists in all disciplines in the country and provides a host of other funding, management and information services for artists and their organizations in New York State and across the nation. Arts Wire, the national on-line network for the arts, is just one of the Foundation's many programs. Learn about the fellowships and residencies available for artists, discover how your project could be sponsored by the Foundation and what fiscal, management and information services are available. Online Art Center "Your source for online art information and links to artists, art museums, galleries, art books, arts and craft supplies, free art education and online art instruction info." Oueer Arts Resource a nonprofit Internet-based forum for the display and discussion of queer content in the visual arts. The Pauper a web portal for starving artists to promote and sell their work, network with others, and get the resources they need to succeed. Photo.Net The largest general photography community on the Web. Founded by Philip Greenspun, a well known writer and MIT instructor on the development of community web sites, founded photo.net in the early 90's. This is a great resource for all photgraphers. Plugged In is a place in East Palo Alto, CA that offers the local community a place to go where they can surf the net. It is also a space that is available to people (of all ages) who want to participate in various projects that involve the creation of stories and art, and a whole lot more. Definately a place for budding artists. Posters-ArtPrints-PictureFrames Provides information and articles on art prints and posters as well as a host of links to art sites. RankMyArt.com Want to know what people really think of your art? Post up to five images of your work and then hold your breath!! Include a profile of yourself and a link back to your web site, send private messages to others, post public comments and, of course, rate other artists' paintings to your hearts content. The Santa Cruz Visual Arts Index contains art information for Santa Cruz County for both the artist and the art enthusiast. The index contains a listing of local art spaces (museums, art galleries, restaurants, and other exhibition space) in the Santa Cruz area. Starving Artists A site that offers the opportunity for emerging artists of all abilities to present their work to the world. Stedman Fine Arts is a national service-oriented auction and appraisal firm specializing in paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture of the 18th, 19th, and 20th Centuries. UBERart UBERart is a new service that has been designed to cater for different peoples needs in the acquisition of art. Whether you want to buy art for your collection or rent art to update the look of your offices then UBERart has the solution for you. Uch - City of Saints This site is based on history and cultural of Uch, the city of Saints. It is a great resource for artists and historians and is a wonderful site for art lovers. Wikipedia.Org is a public made encyclopedia site filled with all sorts of useful information. Since it is a wiki, anyone can contribute to the site. World Wide Arts Resources is a comprehensive gateway to the arts on the Internet who's indices concentrates solely on the arts. Wwar.com Also known as World Wide Arts Resources, this is one of the largest sites for contemporary art, art news, art history, contemporary artist and gallery portfolios, online since 1995.
ArtConversations.Com A art forum that hosts discussions involving art news, art exhibitions, online art, my art, art questions, and much more. This site is hosted by ArtCyclopedia.Com , a guide to fine art on the Internet. ARTForum.com.au A place where you can chat about Australian fine art. ArtistsNetwork.Com Your interactive artists' community... this forum hosts many topics like show & tell, introductions, inspiration corner, beginner studios, events & competitions, art business and much more. AsianArt.Com This Asian Arts Forum is dedicated to questions and discussions of Chinese and Japanese art and inscriptions, South Asian Art, and Asian Art in general. ConceptArt.Org A forum that hosts discussions concerning artwork, art activities, events, education and learning, and employment for artists. deviantART.Com Forums A forum devoted to a community of artists who work in Digital art, skin art, themes, wallpaper art, traditional art, photography, poetry / prose. MailArt Forums Hosts message boards about ongoing projects, shows and exchanging ideas and the art itself. This forum is hosted by Crosses.Net . Ozzu.Com Webmaster Forums Hosts many forums including one on drawing, digital art, and photography. Steel Dolphin Creative Art Design Forums A forum devoted to graphic design and art. Included are announcements, a design showroom, help and the lounge. WetCanvas.Com Forums A forum that hosts many discussions related to the arts. Included is a Town Center, a think tank, gallery, and art business center. This forum is free and is open to all artists.
Art Listings Sites:
Anuncioo is an international free classifieds site where artists can post imformation about their art and art happenings. Art DEAD LINES is a list of competitions, contests, call for entries/papers, grants, scholarships, fellowships, jobs, internships, etc, in the arts or related areas (painting, drawing, animation, poetry, writing, sculpture, multimedia, reporting/ journalism, cartooning, photography, video, film, music, dance, etc), some of which have prizes worth thousands of dollars. It is international in scope. Contests and competitions for students, K-12 and college aged, are included. Some events/items take place on the Internet. Artists are invited to submit items. ArtCrawl.Com Hosts artists on their site and also links to external art sites. ArtResources.Com Your gateway to art and artists, galleries and exhibitions. Up-to-date information on current and future art shows, emerging artists and world-renowned masters in the fine arts as well as modern artisans working in every imaginable medium, including wood, glass, metal and stone. ArtResources.co.uk Promotes the work of students, amateur & professional artists and art galleries. They encourage the appreciation and interest in visual arts through a network of sites offering promotional tools, reference information and resource services to the art community. ArtWebLinks.com A directory of artists and art related websites organised by subject.Offers free linking services to other art sites. Reciprocal links requested upon link acceptance. ArtistResource.Org hosts a complete listing of events, jobs, competitions and resources for artists in the San Francisco Bay Area. The Artist Eye Gallery is also hosted here. Artsopolis.Com Silicon Valley's Ultimate Guide to Arts & Culture. Member of the Artsopolis Network , a network that promotes Arts and Culture in various communities. Paintings-directory.com 10000 Paintings on the Web... This site is a listing service that provides a directory of paintings. PublicBoard.Com Their Virtual Exhibition Center is 3D dynamic arts gallery that revolves and shows art works with beautiful background music. People can sit in front of a computer, appreciate paintings and enjoy music at the same time. If one likes a painting, he/she can click it and buy. Artists are incouraged to submit their works for viewing.