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Ottawa School of Art Ottawa  Public  Library
new york
arts directory 
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paintings all types 
online purchase
uruguayn art
tate gallery uk
national gallery canada 
(cyber museum)
art cyclopedia 
very extensive good
art gallery of ontario
canada art galleries list
 nerdrum artist 
home page
John haber reviews
museums directory
cbc  schedules 
-cbc main page-
bbc web guide
web gallery of art 
{with java viewer}
national gallery  
washington dc
art history research 
art research 
source listings (k)
new york
all experts 
free advice good varity
art history
John Hardens artchive Web Museum Paris 
good source
used books 
National Archives 
directory of on line 
yale art books
Ottawa Art Gallery Canadian  Artists 
on the web
Americian Representational 
Portal:  Excellent
(see art research below)
Individual Artists
Edward Hopper  
1882 - 1967
Wilfrid  Flood 
1904 - 1946
Van Gogh Gallery
Van Gogh Gallery 2
John Hardens artists list L.S. Lowry  (1887-1976) 
Canadian Art 
Group of Seven etc.
William Blake 
1757 - 1827
A. M. Mucha 
art nouveau style
Dealaunay (1885-1941) 
french site
Art  Research
Recommended Art Reference Books and Site Links
What You Should Know About Art Galleries
words of art, a dictionary of art and philosophy words - interesting

Search Internet for a dictionary with the word (Powered by OneLook(R) Dictionaries)

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HINTS: Adding wild cards expands the search. (* = any number of characters and ? = exactly one character). For example, "tomo*ow", "tomo??ow" or "tomor*" will find "tomorrow".
We Don't Know Art, 
but We Know What We Like
 world wide art colour preference study click here for study findings

Perhaps you recognize the names of Vitaly Komar and Alex Elamid. These two artist/scientists applied the principles of market research  to tastes in art in 14 countries and came up with some surprising    conclusions. Pretty much every culture surveyed values a blue-dominated landscape featuring animals and authority figures.

Similarly, most find abstract paintings, particularly   angular  geometric  patterns, most distasteful. Admittedly, the bias of the two      artists  plays  a huge role in depicting each country's most wanted and least wanted  paintings, but the survey results themselves offer equally compelling  evidence for the central point: that basically, we're all alike. Except for  the Dutch, apparently. What's up with that?
site submissions  and  search engines 
For tons of great practical advice on designing your website so it actually sells, how to optimize it for the search engines, how to register it with the search engines, and how to market it effectively online to sell your products. 
another interesting site on search engins
free pc firewall at ; www.zonelabs.com 
free spy checker for your hard drive; https://grc.com/optout.htm 
add url = editor site visit; add url + link = exchange links; opd = open directory project (editor visit) 
spider = they pick up data from url
add url
add url
add url
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altavista photo finder
ask jeeves (querry) 
add url+link
deja news
add url-spider
resource exchange (rex)  
add url
url ??
add url  (has spider version)
add url (old one)
microsoft search
add url (1mg read down page)
add url+link
inference find
northern light 
add url-spider
uk  plus 
add url (review may include)
audio vidio animation
who's best 
add url (gets text from somewhere)
picks up my url
britannica internet guide
news trawler***
euro seek 
open account to add url (passwd)
your webscout 
add url+link
go network 
add url (old one)
go to 
picks up my url
direct hit 
add url general
pick up my url
select surf 
add url
search news aritcles
uk max 
add url-spider
search uk (bus/com) 
add url (review may accept)
global online directory 
add url+link
internet sleuth 
old url (strand)
lists url sources good trace
search spaniel 
lists url sources
savvy search 
add url (17engines)spider
uk  index (bus/com) 
add url (review may accept)
(meta search good)
husky search (university) 
university project
mirago  uk(gen/gov) 
add url (review may accept)
health links
google (search) 
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select search engine (good varity) 
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(select 9 engines)
 environmental / social (directory well presented) 
add url+link
 search using url 
add url spider
search engines 
a guide to workings
uk yellow pages
atlantica uk 
general services
city scape directory
uk directory 
uk / ireland internet 
service providers
uk local movie schedule
search engine portal good
discount coupon companies
saving you money
ottawa canada
eastern canada
united states general
ottawa canada (2)
quick cupons usa
north america
interesting stuff:
This looks like an interesting site I must find the time to check it out. 
I need some humour so here is my link to Jerry King 
Jerry King Cartoons
encyclopedia of philosophy
words of art, a dictionary of art and philosophy words - interesting.
Joseph Campbell  mythology and philosopy
canadian symbols
interesting site on comic book artists
Jim Pollick  Art:   Jim has some excellent modern work that I like to view.
Daniel Smith Art Supplies
National Archives of Canada
U.S. Veterans for More Effective Drug Strategies (I promote their position)
www.punchmedia.com     (company that did manufacture my son's music cd's)
art cards: looks interesting for printing x-mas cards
dilbert  https://www.unitedmedia.com/comics/dilbert/index.html
https://groups.yahoo.com/group/Visual_Art  mailing list for art discussion
MIT Open  Course Wear learning project
How Stuff Works - very interesting site.
Free Ware Site
PDF  file format research site.
      electronic book on PDF  format
wonderful fun site
fine art printing
interesting site wide range of styles
interesting art gallery good stuff
search engine interesting check out
conservation of art works
conservation of murals
interesting information on paint
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Robert Genn's Twice Weekly Letter
Insight and inspiration for your artistic career.

February 2, 2001

Dear keith,

It seems that some artists never have flat spots--others are telling us
they are more in them than out of them. You may have noticed
that the art-mind is a totality--it's not just a muscle that paints or
sculpts or writes--it has to be managed. Our emotions, our biorhythms,
our moods and our habits all come into play. Here's a bundle of perhaps
trivial but specific ideas--variations of which continue to work for many

Grab a color you haven't used for a while. Crank up the Wagner. Turn on
the studio fan. Take hold of the tools of your trade. Do the opposite of
what you did before. Have a tumbler of 1989 Cru. Run outside quickly. Run
inside quickly. Make a mess. Tidy up. Do several things at once. Take a
bike ride, walk, shower, bath or a swim. Quote the great ones. Journal.
Strategize, then work your plan. Trigger memories from when things weren't
so flat. Make juice. Make a colored mind-map.
 Laugh out loud. Live in the paint. Share yourself
around. Make love with life.

Did you notice that none of the above contained the word "don't?" Don't
is a word that kills art. When you don't hear don't there are fewer flat

Best regards,

PS "Work like you don't need the money,
Love like you've never been hurt,
And dance like no one is watching." (Came in an email for the twentieth
time while I'm writing this letter. Someone is telling me I have to use
it right here.)

PPS "Work to perfect the mind. There is no certitude but in what the mind
conceives." (Georges Braque)

Esoterica: Need a book? "Thinkertoys," by Michael Michalko. "Broken Crayons,"
by Robert Alan Black. "101 Creative Problem Solving Techniques," by James
Higgins. "Experiences in Visual Thinking," by Robert McKim.