Artbabble.org has grown quite a bit since we last reported on them in 2009. Launched by the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Art Babble showcases video art content in high quality format from a variety of sources and perspectives.
Currently, Art Babble partners with Art 21, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, MOMA, The MET, San Francisco MOMA, Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Van Gogh Museum, the New York Public Library and others to provide videos on a wide range of topics (aka channels). Browse by Series, Channel, or Artist.
Check out this video from MoMA on the painting techniques of Jackson Pollock and be sure to visit Artbabble.org for more art education resources.
Most art fans know that the Museum of Modern Art in New York City has one of the richest collections of modern art in the world. Sometimes, I actually wish that I lived in New York City so that I could visit MoMA on a weekly basis. But did you know that the MoMA also has a fantastic online learning section via its website? Their “Online Activities” section under the LEARN category directs you to a vast number of audio, video, and interactive resources. There really is something for everyone – from young children to adults of all ages. Find out about the MoMA’s special exhibitions, watch artist interviews, learn about specific artists or art techniques with their dedicated mini-sites, and much more.
Check out this wonderful resource yourself at MoMA.org.