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Art of Russia - some links

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From: Judy Decker (jdecker_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sat Jun 07 2003 - 11:01:19 PDT


Dear Art Educators,

Many were looking for art of Russia. I found lots of links to contemporary
commercial sites. I only listed a couple.
Save these links for your research - I don't know when I will get them on my
site. If you find any good sites I may have missed - please post.

Russian and Soviet Art Internet Resources (other countries too):
http://www.slavweb.com/eng/Russia/art-e.html
http://www.slavweb.com/eng/Russia/rus-e0.html (lots of information about
Russia)
http://www.slavweb.com/eng/Russia/folk-e0.html (see Folklore)

Artcyclopedia -Russian:
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/nationalities/Russian.html

I like Alexei Jawlensky - Russian/German Expressionist Painter, 1864-1941
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/jawlensky_alexei.html

Kandinsky is another favorite:
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/kandinsky_wassily.html
http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/lessons/middle/kandinsky.htm

Olga's Gallery (lots listed - watch out for Pop-up ads)
http://www.abcgallery.com/countrind.html#Russia
Scroll down to 18th Century artists to see which ones Chris Witcombe
recommends:
http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTH18thcentury.html#18century
Here are just two that Chris Witcome lists from Olga's)
Aleksey Antropov:
http://www.abcgallery.com/A/antropov/antropov.html
Andrey Matveev:
http://www.abcgallery.com/M/matveev/matveev.html
Chris Witcombe lists several 19th Russian artists from Olga's Gallery:
http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHLinks5.html#19century

19th Century Russian painting - selected works (George Mitrevski, Auburn
University):
http://www.auburn.edu/academic/liberal_arts/foreign/russian/art/index.html

Artcyclopedia- Ukranian (some folks were also interested in Ukranian art):
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/nationalities/Ukrainian.html

Face of Russia:
http://www.pbs.org/weta/faceofrussia/
http://www.pbs.org/weta/faceofrussia/timeline-index.html (timeline of
Russian art)

Art and Architecture (some information):
http://www.geographia.com/russia/rusart01.htm

Some details of Russian Architecture:
http://www.minotaurz.com/minotaur/photoshow.html
http://www.artmargins.com/content/feature/paperny1.html (some images)
Sights of Russia - photographs by Victor Potoskouev
http://geocities.com/sightsofrussia/

William C. Brumfield Russian Architecture Collection (links to glossaries
didn't work for me):
http://depts.washington.edu/ceir/brumfield/

William Craft Brumfield - photographs of Russian North:
http://www.cultinfo.ru/brumfield/index_e.htm
http://www.cultinfo.ru/brumfield/images/index_e.htm (photogallery)

Russian Architecture:
http://www.archi.ru/english/index.htm
http://www.archi.museum.ru/photo/english/ (Architectural Photo Gallery)
http://www.archi.ru/english/index.htm (has images a brief inforamtion)

Baroque Architecture of St. Petersberg:
http://russia-in-us.com/St.Peterburg/

Great Buildings: Russia
http://www.greatbuildings.com/places/russia.html

Russian Art and Archtitecture (lots of links to check- some are broken):
http://www.departments.bucknell.edu/russian/art.html

Russian Painting (overview):
http://www.rollins.edu/Foreign_Lang/Russian/ruspaint.html

Russian Museums:
http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHLinks6.html#russia
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/museums-int.html#Russia

Commercial site - features four 20th century artists:
Art of Russia:
http://www.artofrussia.net/

Art of Russia: Modern Fine and Decorative Arts:
http://www.artrussia.ru/
Fine Art:
http://www.artrussia.ru/artists/artists.php?letter=&foa=f
Decorative Arts:
http://www.artrussia.ru/artists/artists.php?letter=&foa=a
Katya Manshavina - Dolls - click on Artworks
http://www.artrussia.ru/artists/artist.php?id=56&foa=a

Commercial site - Contemporary Art of Russia (preview art for suitablility):
http://www.masterpieceart.com/OArt.htm

Russian Crafts and Decorative Arts (click on Crafts and Decorative Arts):
http://www.slavweb.com/eng/Russia/art-e.html

The World of Russian Folk Art (excellent exhibit! view all rooms and pages)
http://www.rusfolkart.ru/eng/index.html

Russian folk Art - Commercial Site:
http://users.snip.net/~cheb/

Palekh - Lacquered art pieces:
http://russia-in-us.com/Palekh/

Pysanka Ukranian Eggs:
http://www.pysanka.com/welcome.html

Russian folk Art and Collectibles:
http://www.therussianshop.com/russhop/folkart/folkart1.htm

Russian Folklore Links (many links are broken):
http://www.bama.ua.edu/~adrozd/rus252/folklorelinks.html
http://www.slavweb.com/eng/Russia/folk-e0.html (has many of the same links)

Costumer's Manifesto: Russian & Soviet Costume Page:
http://www.costumes.org/pages/russcostlinks.htm
http://www.costumes.org/pages/1903ball.htm (17th century)

Some Children's Art from Russia:
http://www.stonesoup.com/art2/russia2/russia.html
http://www.stonesoup.com/art2/tula2/tula1.html
See the entire International Colelction:
http://www.stonesoup.com/art2/intlcoll.html

Judy Decker - Ohio
Jdecker@woh.rr.com
Incredible Art Department
http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/
http://www.incredibleart.tk

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