Great Art From The Comfort of Your Own Home
Winter is in full swing. Although it has not snowed in New York as yet, we all presume that time will come.
Some of us are not getting out as much as we would like.
Between the cold and illness, staying inside seems like a good idea.
Tired of reading the newspaper, watching tv, or doing puzzles?
Try something different!While sitting comfortably in your favorite chair or curled up on the couch, you can view great art!
Many museums offer a variety of great art, online, for free. All you need to do is go to their website to check it out.
Below are just some of the art museums that offer you this wonderful opportunity (according to www.travelobserved.com.)
Take some time to browse their websites to see what they have to offer. You are sure to find something you like.
1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art (www.metmuseum.org
) has “Art
At Home” an extensive collection of their free online resources. They also offer a kids’ collection (Met Kids).
2. Los Angeles County Museum of Art (www.lacma.org
) offers some
interactive activities as well as their permanent collection online.
3. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (www.sfmoma.org, offers online content that changes weekly.
4. The Art Institute of Chicago (www.artic.edu
even has a You Tube Channel
5. Museum of Modern Art (www.moma.org
) allows you to access online
courses, which can be audited for free.