Here are some of our favorite sites to spark imagination, ignite creativity, and delight the senses – updated regularly! Have a suggestion for the list? Let us know!

 

ARTS COUNCIL OF PRINCETON – ARTS FROM HOME

THINGS TO DO: ARTS & CULTURE

ART MUSEUMS & GALLERIES 

Travel the world from home with a tour of 100s of museum collections via the Google Cultural Institute. Visit the Musee d’Orsay, the Uffizi, the National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo, or the Museum of Fine Arts of Tartarstan, Russian. Many institutions include curator-led virtual exhibition tours. 

Richard Gray Gallery:

Metropolitan Museum of Art:

MoMA

Princeton University Art Museum

COLORING PAGES

The New York Academy of Medicine’s #colormycollections offers free downloadable images from over 114 museums, libraries, and other institutions. Choose from the mythical beasts in the rare book collection of the University of Sussex to the Huntington Library’s botanical collection. There’s something for everyone. 

SEWING/FABRIC ARTS

BluePrint (formerly Craftsy) – an online crafting resource for makers of all types. Includes classes on sewing, quilting, pattern making, and more. All classes are free online through 4/9. 

ART Criticism & Collecting

Hyperallergic is a leading source for contemporary critiques of art and culture around the world and features reviews, listings, and events across every conceivable medium – film, visual arts, performance, literature and theatre. 

Artsy is an online resource dedicated to expanding the art market by promoting artists, galleries, and collecting. It’s a trove of online access to the newest gallery shows, museum news, and has a growing curriculum of free online art history classes.

THINGS TO WATCH

  • Watch every episode of Bob Ross’ The Joy Of Painting for free! Click here to watch.
  • Murmurations: a mesmerizing film that reveals the elaborate flight patterns of starling murmurations to confuse predators. Click here to watch. 

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