BRITISH ART

 Online Reference – Cultural InstitutionsMuseums and Galleries
Special Events – Library Holdings

 

ONLINE REFERENCE

Tate Online
Tate Online homepage with links to research resources, online collections, and individual gallery pages.

The Art World in Britain
The art world in Britain 1660 to 1735 publishes primary sources and research tools for the study of the arts in Britain between the restoration of Charles II and the opening of Hogarth's St Martin's Lane Academy.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites – UK

Index to Art and Architecture in England
Digital imaging project by Mary Ann Sullivan, Bluffton University.

Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture
From the University of Durham

Seven Deadly Sins and Seven Corporal Works of Mercy
A searchable database of British wall paintings.

The Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland

 

CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS

Royal Academy of Arts

Royal Scottish Academy

Royal College of Art

The National Trust

English Heritage

CADW
Historic environment agency within the Welsh Assembly government  

Courtauld Institute of Art

National Art Library at the Victoria and Albert Museum

Paul Mellon Centre for British Art

Yale Center for British Art

MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES

The National Gallery

The Victoria and Albert Museum

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Somerset House
Home to the Courtauld Gallery.


The Saatchi Gallery website
For contemporary Art in London.

Ashmolean Museum , Oxford

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester

Manchester Art Gallery

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

Lady Lever Art Gallery, Liverpool

National Museums and Galleries of Wales

National Galleries of Scotland

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

City of Edinburgh Museums and Galleries

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow

SPECIAL EVENTS

British Arts Festivals Association
Calendar, directory and map for over 100 arts festivals across the UK