Visual Art Resources

VCFA offers the following resources useful to the MFA in Visual Art scholar.


ARTstor is a nonprofit digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences with a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. Our community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates

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"Full text of articles from more than 270 periodicals as far back as 1997 and high-quality indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals as far back as 1984, including 260 peer-reviewed journals. Books by and about artists, as well as interviews, profiles, and much more. Indexing of art reproductions help users find virtually any work of interest—including works by emerging artists—as well as examples of styles and movements in art."

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