National Endowment for the Arts
(*) The National Endowment for the Arts is the federal agency responsible for funding for the arts in America. Find information about initiatives, plus grants, pod- and webcasts, and research resources through this site.
Art History Directory
(*) This extensive directory will help you find resources about many periods in art history, as well as art from global regions. Find information about art from ancient to contemporary.
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Ashland, Oregon is home to the renowned Shakespeare Fesitval, a nearly year-round season of Shakespeare and other plays by this premier acting company. Find information about the plays and taking a trip to Ashland through this site.
Eugene's Hult Center
Find out about theatrical and musical performances taking place at the Hult Center in Eugene. Find information about the Hult Center's resident companies, such as the Eugene Ballet Company, Eugene Concert Choir, and others.
Portland Center for the Performing Arts
Find out about theatrical and musical performances coming to Portland theaters. Listings include Broadway and opera shows, as well as lectures.
Oregon Arts Commission
The Oregon Arts Commission is dedicated to fostering the arts in Oregon and ensuring there are opportunities in the arts for Oregonians by offering grants for art programs and projects.
Oregon Cultural Trust
Oregon Cultural Trust is a foundation that supports the arts and culture in Oregon. Learn more about the trust, its projects, and grant opportunities.
Federal Museums Directory
Brought to you for free by the US government, this easy-to-use directory allows you to find federal and Smithsonian art and cultural museums throughout the nation.
American Association of Museums
Find information on this busy site about museums - what they are, where they are, and what it takes for museum accreditation. Full access requires a membership, but a lot of information is available for free, including a searchable museum directory.
Archives of American Art
Provided by the Smithsonian Institution, this site allows you to search thousands of digitized collections in the Archives of American Art, including oral history interviews. Search by creator name, organization, and collection topics or themes.
IBDB: Internet Broadway Database
Find information about Broadway shows, theaters, characters, songs, awards, and more by searching this online database all about Broadway.
Find dance news, performance reviews, and other information through this site accompanying the print magazine. Full access requires a subscription.
National Gallery Painting Collection
This site from the National Gallery in London has a vast searchable online catalog of paintings. Search the catalog by artist name or century. Other features include podcasts, as well as a history and glossary section of the site.
Great Buildings and Architecture
Search this database to find images and information about 1000 classic buildings from around the world and their architects.
National Gallery of Art
In this large digital collection of artwork, you can search for works by artist name, key words in the title, or by subject. Find information about paintings, sculpture, decorative art, photographs, architecture, and more.
Dance/USA | Research
Dance/USA is an organization dedicated to research in the field of dance and offers a great site with information about dance companies, communities, policy, and more.
Smithsonian American Art Collections
Search the Smithsonian American Art Museum collections and archives of sculpture, painting, and photography.
Search this free, comprehensive encyclopedia for information about artists, artwork, and museums.
Internet Resources for Music, Theater and Dance
This lengthy directory from the Library of Congress contains an extensive list of web resources for music, theater, dance, and more.