Life drawing/anatomy online resources
KEVIN CHEN (1977- ) works primarily as a concept artist working on computer games, but has taught drawing at such places such as Gnomon, the LA Academy of Figurative Art, the Art Center College of Design, Disney, and DreamWorks Interactive since 1997. Some collections of his demonstrations for classes can be found online at:
http://www.characterdesigns.com/index.php?sitepage=tutorials (jpgs; use "Choose a Tutorial" menu)
http://www.conceptart.org/forums/showthread.php?1432 (discussion thread)
GLENN VILPPU (1936- ) has taught drawing in numerous venues since 1978, mostly connected with the animation industry. He has produced educational materials in the form of videos, DVDs, and CD-ROMs, as well as books, most notably the Vilppu Drawing Manual, a summary of which can be seen online at Animation World Magazine:
Fau, J, 1849. The Anatomy of the External Forms of Man, Intended for the Use of Artists, Painters, and Sculptors.
Bridgman, George B., 1920. Constructive anatomy.
Vanderpoel, John H., 1911. The Human Figure.
Historical Anatomies on the Web (US National Library of Medicine).
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/historicalanatomies/browse.html (browse authors)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/historicalanatomies/addlinks.html (browse authors on other websites)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/dreamanatomy/da_intro.html (Dream Anatomy exhibit)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/dreamanatomy/da_gallery.html (Dream Anatomy gallery)
Albinus, Bernhard Siegfried, 1749. Tabulae Sceleti et Musculorum Corporis Humani.
Richer, Paul, 1890. Anatomie Artistique.
Original French version of the classic work, well known today through the translation by Robert Beverly Hale. Download menu accessed from button on top right.
http://gallica.bnf.fr/document?O=N205845 (text [French], pdf )
http://gallica.bnf.fr/document?O=N205846 (plates, pdf)
Artnatomy (Victoria Flores).
Atlas of Human Anatomy for the Artist
By Stephen Rogers Peck
By Paul Richer, Translated by Robert Beverly Hale.
Drawing Lessons from the Great Masters
By Robert Beverly Hale
Red chalk drawings