Featured Background Sources
Reference sources give you succinct overviews of your topic, explain scholarly arguments, point out interesting questions, and refer you to especially key sources.
Oxford Art Online
Covers biographies, criticism, country surveys, artistic styles and movements, art forms, subject matter and iconography, and techniques.
Information is drawn from Grove Art, Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and the Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.
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Art Course Research Guides
In addition to the links that appear below, there are more current course guides on the left sidebar of this page.
- Art 130
- Art 140: Art Controversies Research Guide
- Art 140: Cubism
- Art 150: 9/11 Art Controversies
- Art 150: War Monument Design