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Cezanne in Provence

Cezanne in Provence An exhibition site of the life and work of the great French master Paul Cézanne explores the unique relationship between the artist and the countryside surrounding his Aix-en-Provence home, where he often painted en plein air. Includes a biography, a timeline, interactive maps

A Study of a Rembrandt Etching(2)

 A  remarkable site from the National Gallery that centers on the copperplate etching "Abraham Entertaining the Angels," by Rembrandt. An impressive array of museum resources not only tell the story behind the etching's Old Testament subject, but also tell the

Glossary of Literary Terms

Glossary of literary terms provided by the Virtual Classroom of the University of Cambridge Faculty of English.  Seventy terms are included, from "accentual verse" to "verb." Explanations range from one sentence for "homophones" to a paragraph for "sonnet."  courtesy of

Martha's Vineyard Museum:Girl on a Whaleship

Six year old Laura Jernegan, who kept a journal of her three year voyage aboard a whaling ship (1868 71), left an enduring legacy of her time. Intertwined with the larger narrative of an important American industry attempting to reestablish

Digital Photography Preview

Digital Photography Preview Digital Photography Preview offers news, reviews, a timeline, a buying guide, galleries, forums, a glossary, and much more dealing with digital cameras and photography. Digital Photography Review • Pictures and/or Illustrations • High School Middle

Museum Victoria: Bugs

Students learn what insects are, how they live, how they find food, how they defend themselves, and how they affect humans. Organized into several articles accompanied by high quality photos and video, this online exhibit provides teacher materials, including downloadable

Every Day, Art

 The richly illustrated ArtDaily publishes art world news, with special emphasis on what is going on at leading art museums, galleries, and auction houses.Fun features include an art related Word Search and downloadable puzzles. Visually impressive. courtesy of netTrekker