Asian Art & Architecture

General sites

Anonymous cut-paper work: Shuangxi (Double Happiness) character with bride and groom. ca. 1986.

Asia Art Archive. Contemporary art in Asia.





Peabody Essex Museum: Asian Export Art.
                                                                               





Central Asia




Chinese


Chinese Art Source Page: compiled by Dr.  Christopher L. C. E. Whitcombe of Bryn Mawr College.

Digital Scrolling Paintings Project. Interactive collection of handscroll paintings from a number of museums.


Modern Chinese Art Websites. Various contemporary artist's websites compiled by the Li Ching Cultural and Educational Foundation.






Indian and South Asian


American Council for Southern Asian Art (ACSAA). Images of art and architecture from Southeast and South Asia, the Himalayan region and Indonesia. After creating a free account, low-res images suitable for PowerPoint presentations may be downloaded FREELY for educational purposes.



Culture of South Asia Past and Present. Links to pertinent websites compiled by Columbia University Libraries.

Digital South Asia Library. Reference site from the University of Chicago.


Indian Art Source Page: compiled by Dr. Christopher L. C. E. Whitcombe of Bryn Mawr College.


Rotman Collection of Vintage Stereographs of India. Smith College collection of stereoscopic views of India taken between 1819 and 1900. Images appropriate for classroom projection may be downloaded FREELY.      


South Asia Studies Virtual Library. Reference site from Columbia University Libraries.





Japanese



David Boggett: Art, Architecture & Festivals in Luna Insight. Collection of photographs byProfessor David Boggett taken in Kyoto and nearby regions.

Genthe Collection from the Library of Congress. Photographs of Japan from 1908 to 1942.


Japanese Art Source Page: compiled by Dr. Christopher L. C. E. Whitcombe of Bryn Mawr College.




Ukiyo-e Search. Allows the discovery of Japanese woodblock prints by uploading an image and finding similar ones from across the web, as well as by traditional text searching.



Korean



Southeast Asian

Southeast Asian Art Source Page: compiled by Dr. Christopher L. C. E. Whitcombe of Bryn Mawr College.



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