The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
I had a beyond-college-age student who, when he said, "I went to the museum," meant he went to "The Met." For him, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, in its presentation of over 5,000 years of art from around the world, was "the" museum [in New York City]—an opinion I share.
Musée d’Orsay, Paris
An amazing museum in a beautiful structure. Too bad it's not as close as The Met.
Gorky's Granddaughter — videos about artists
Gorky’s Granddaughter is a documentary art project. Through studio visits by Christopher Joy and Zachary Keeting, viewers get an inside view of contemporary artists as they talk about their work in the environment where it is made. These visits are intelligent, informative, and engaging.
Founded in 2009, this online publication describes itself as follows: "Challenging the art world status quo, Hyperallergic goes beyond the surface to investigate the inner workings of art institutions and markets, shedding light on the movements and individuals fighting for greater inclusion and representation . . . a constant source for the latest in film, visual art, books, and performances around the world."
Painter's Table is a daily digest of web content for people who love painting – artists, curators, collectors, and the casual art lover. Highlighting writing from the painting blogosphere as it is published, Painters' Table serves as a platform for exploring blogs that focus primarily on the subject of painting.
Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, New York
Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop (RBPMW) is a co-operative printmaking workspace that provides professional-quality printmaking facilities to artists and printmakers of every skill level. It is committed to inspiring and fostering a racially, ethnically, and culturally diverse artistic community dedicated to the making of fine art prints in an environment that embraces technical and aesthetic exploration, innovation and collaboration.