Figurative painting, the human figure; a list of websites *
A blog about art in the classical tradition.
Drawing the human figure, recent drawings, portraits and sketches and how to draw them.
Flower paintings *
a web directory from Artcyclopedia.
French figurative paintings *
See also: French art, a guide to websites.
Painters from France.
A web gallery of works by famous French painters. Wikimedia Commons
Graffiti art *
The international graffiti archive documents and showcases photos of graffiti from around the world.
A large online gallery of famous artists (by Mark Harden).
Lighthouse paintings *
Louvre. Paintings in the Louvre.
The Department of Paintings reflects the encyclopedic scope of the Louvre, encompassing every European school from the 13th century to 1848.
Military art *
New Leipzig School of painting.
A group of artists who wanted to study art according to traditional principles – drawing from nude models, mastering the rules of perspective and analyzing formal composition. Members of this school all attended the Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst where they learned to paint in the figurative tradition.
Peintures sur le Web
Annuaire de sites de peintures et services pour les peintres. Classement des artistes par mouvements artistiques, thématiques et pays.
The Saatchi Gallery
The Saatchi Gallery, London, is at the forefront of contemporary art with a large resource section and educational facilities on a variety of artists.
See also: Maritime art
Seascapes, seascape painters.
Master painters of seascapes, maritime themes (Artcyclopedia).
Sporting subjects *
Street art, pavement art *
Saatchi Gallery street art, a collection of photos and videos.Stephane Jasper
Paris rock painting.
Symbols of human mythology painted on ancient street paves by a contemporary artist.
A collaborative weblog for photos of DIY posters, guerrilla stickers and home-made stencils.
Street art, Wikipedia entry.
Subjects, themes *
Subject / theme directory.
Master painters categorized by theme, from Artcyclopedia. Artists of the American West fantasy artists, historical painters, landscape artists, maritime paintings, orientalist painters, painters of children, painters of nudes, portrait artists, religious artists, still life painters, Trompe L’Oeil painters, wildlife painters / animal paintings.
Techniques. The Painters Studio
Dedicated to the study and use of painting and drawing materials, and techniques.
Hints & Tips for Artists and Art Students
A broad range of information with hints & tips for visual art artists and students. Includes YouTube videos. Gold Coast Art Classes (Australia)
Watercolors, figurative watercolour painting *
The Tate Gallery, London
has a large selection of watercolor paintings online.
Extensive references to watercolor competitions, workshops, organizations, homepages.
A large online gallery of masterpieces.