[Health] [Travel] [City] [Sports] [Art & Culture]

Art and Culture Guide:

24-Hour Museum National gateway to museums, galleries and heritage. For the first time all UK museums and galleries are online and you will be able to link into their own Web sites from here. This site will constantly change and evolve as we add new information and features throughout the year.

Alex Shaw Art & Design Fine Art Gallery and Design centre by innovative artist, including Internet and corporate design, cartoons, poster art and 3-D art, as well as packaging designs.

Ancient Egypt This wonderfully designed new site has just been launched by the British Museum. It has interactive information galore on every aspect of life in ancient Egypt.

Andrea Cordani's Maritime Miscellany Maritime historical topics related to shipping, especially the English East India Company, including shipwrecks, casualties by capture, records of voyages and ship ownership.

Art Guide The comprehensive guide to art, museums, galleries and exhibitions in the United Kingdom.

Art Of Europe The finest of fine art European prints, from Brueghel to Monet,Rembrandt to Cezanne, Vermeer to Van Gogh, Leonardo to Lowry, Canaletto to Constable.

Art Republic Everything the art lover is looking for, from affordable art posters and books to information on public art galleries and museums worldwide.

Art in Partnership, Edinburgh Scotland's leading public art commissions agency. Services include, projects, news and contacts.

ArtNet UK Our mission is to provide quality portraits of British heritage, via the Internet, in such a way that encourages people from all corners of the world to enjoy some of Britain's most beautiful scenes.

ArtOnline Direct Connection are offering a free one year Net account for the best new UK interactive art project.

Artists Online Gallery The site outlines the exhibiting and sale of artwork by artists based in North Wales and North West England.

Arts on View A site devoted to the arts in the city of Manchester.

Artstation We open the gallery walls to everyone who wants to make art. Then, we let everyone else decide whether it's good or bad.

Artstream British contemporary art and craft to view and purchase online.

Beamish Open Air Museum The north of England open air museum voted European museum of the year and British museum of the year.

Brooklands This online museum gives an exciting insight into the birthplace of British motorsport and aviation.

COSMO (Cambridge Open Studios Members Online) Every July artists in Cambridge open their studios to the public in addition to many other events throughout the year. Come in and see what it's all about.

Clair Perera Designs A gallery of beautiful fine art paintings and prints by artist Clair Perera and greeting cards from publisher Clair Perera Designs

Collage An image database containing 20,000 works from the Guildhall Library and Guildhall Art Gallery London.

Crenshaw2000 : Computer Art Showcase A showcase of amateur 3d/2d computer art, helping to get new talent into the industry at no charge.

David Charvet A varied site with a gallery, links, sound clips, biography and even a desktop theme.

Degrees Feet Inches Dedicated to supporting artists and curators seeking to site work exclusively online. The site will change on a quaterly basis, and, for 2 years, 8 curators have been invited to select and present 24 artists' projects.

Eureka! Britain's first and only interactive museum designed especially for children between 3 and 12 years.

European Museum of Balloons and Airships Europe's premier balloon and airship museum is a non profit making organisation dedicated to providing preservation and education well into the future.

Freeborns Model making for film, television, exhibitions, theatre and museums.

Freelance Part of the Celtic Knot Web ring, this site is an online gallery presented by artist and craftsman, Howard Oliver.

Friends of Beamish Museum An open air museum of social, industrial and agricultural history.

Harrison-Phipps-Art-Graphics-Animation See art in London and art students in a unpretentios way, with computer graphics, illustration and animations, including Web design.

Historical Monuments of England Information on England's architectural and archaeological heritage through the National Monuments Record (NMR) which holds over 12 million items.

Historical Royal Palaces Visit Kensington Palace, Kew Palace the Royal Banqueting House, The Tower of London or Hampton Court Palace - all without leaving home. View the buildings themselves and learn their history, or find out visiting times and how to book a guide.

Hugo Barclay Gallery The Gallery shows the work of some of the foremost contemporary professional artists, makers and designers working in the UK.

Imperial War Museum The museum is unique in its coverage of conflicts, from the First World War to the present day, particularly those involving Britain and the Commonwealth.

Impression A 3d rendering information gallery.

Jean-Philippe Gueant Abstract art, metaphysical paintings with theorical text and exhibitions list of this artist.

KH'Art Paintings of Scotland, landscapes, still life's and other areas in both oil's and watercolours, framed or unframed.

Karl Bartons Gallery of Paintings A gallery of oil paintings, including many dog portraits.

Mallaig Heritage Centre The place to find out about west Inverness-shire including history, culture, fishing, crofting, the West Highland Railway and much more.

Mark Harden's Archive Loads of easy-to-download images, reviews and gallery links as well as historical information on artists, their works and exhibitions.

Museum Net Listings and Web sites of museums, museum jobs, products and services, bulletin boards for discussions and press releases.

Museum of Garden History Located just across the Thames from the Houses of Parliament, the museum - the first of its kind - has information and exhibits of every kind on every aspect of gardening past and present.

Museum of London Official web site of the the largest, most comprehensive, city museum in the world. The Museum tells the fascinating story of London from prehistoric times to the present day.

Museums Around The UK Listings and links to practically every museum in the UK. Simple but useful site.

National Centre For Popular Music Heavily flashed site with loads of information on the NCPM. Check out the Centre's educational program, it's ticket prices or just browse around and play with the on-site sounds.

National Galleries of Scotland Home to the nation's greatest collection of European painting, sculpture and graphic art from the Renaissance to the present day.

National Museum of Photography, Film & Television The Museum explores the world of the media through a combination of permanent galleries, temporary exhibitions and through our three cinemas. Between them you can explore the stories behind photography, film and television; the industries which use them and how the digital revolution is dramatically changing the way we use and live with media.

National Portrait Gallery Founded in 1856 to collect the likenesses of famous British men and women, this collection is the most comprehensive of its kind in the world!

Natural History Museum Visit this site, find out about real dinosaurs and fossils recently discovered on Mongolia's Gobi Desert.

Online Posters The leading source of art posters online. You can purchase from our extensive range of over 8,000 prints of all genres of artwork.

Open Eye Gallery A photographic and media arts gallery.

Our Dynamic Earth Edinburgh's most exciting new high-tech visitor attraction offers a totally new concept in visitor entertainment. Travel back through time to witness the Big Bang, experience earthquakes, ice ages and tropical rainstorms and much, much more.

Paintbox Site devoted to art, with a public gallery and pages with tips of the trade and art history.

Paintings of Beautiful England An online cyber gallery of oil paintings, featuring medieval English architectural treasures and buildings of great beauty.

Paintix Body Painting Gallery A brand new body painting gallery devoted to the artwork of Christian Eric Meyer.

Pendon Museum Official site for information on this Museum of Miniature Landscape and Transport.

Photographs of Scotland A collection of photographs of Scotland, including central Scotland, Skye, Wester Ross, Sutherland and East Scotland.

Portraits of Excellence An exhibition of contemporary portraiture, photographs of a number of the University of Edinburgh's distinguished scholars. Continuing an eighteenth century tradition.

Printed Page Picture Framing Situated in Winchester, services at this fine art gallery include picture framing, DIY framing materials and equipment as well as antique maps and prints and modern limited edition prints.

Royal Armouries Museum The UK's national museum of arms and armour, located in Leeds, West Yorkshire, at the Tower of London and at Fort Nelson, Museum of Artillery near Portsmouth.

Royal Corps of Signals Museum Providing communications for the British Army. The Museum was set up to exhibit communications equipment and vehicles used throughout the life of the Corps and much more.

Sean Clark The Gallery of the Future, creative community project, is based in Loughborough and looks at new ways of presenting art.

Sensation A showpiece for some of the young British artists from the Saatchi collection. The site's front page warns that some of the pieces on show are shocking. So, enter at your own risk!

Sittingbourne's Steam Railway News and information about this steam railway in Kent.

Skybox The studio gallery site of artist Steve Berryman, working with light and space, current work, background and diverse thoughts.

Susan Vesely MA The paintings of Royal College trained artist, Susan Vesely.

Telluride's Portfolio The computer graphics portfolio of Telluride containing great artwork done with Bryce and Photoshop. View art in the digital age.

The 1940s A site dedicated to 1940s music, dance and comradeship. Of interest to collectors of WW2, veterans, jitterbugers and those that grew up in war time.

The Art Loss Register The largest private database of stolen and missing works of art, antiques and valuables in the world. Offices in London, New York and Dusseldorf, with a representative office in Dublin. Since our inception in 1991 we have identified and assisted in the recovery of over 1000 items, valued at 50-55m.

The Arts Online Online art gallery, with art, sculpture, movie, painting, drawing and graphic design collections and much more. View the collections or come and chat with other art lovers. A really well put-together and innovative site.

The British Museum Information on the collections of one of the greatest, most visited museums in the world.

The Fruitmarket Gallery This gallery in Edinburgh enjoys international acclaim on the strength of its contemporary art exhibition programme.

The Gallery Channel The most comprehensive online guide to current exhibitions in Britain. The site's unique visual coverage includes virtual walk-thrus of selected exhibitions, electronic press releases, reviews, comments books and links to related information and sites on the Web.

The Gallery of Raytraced (Computer Generated) Art You may download free pictures in many resolutions from each page in the gallery.

The Gallery of the Future An innovative arts project involving Loughborough University, Loughborough College of Art and Design and other local groups.

The National Gallery View the 2,300 paintings of the nations' collection of European painting, spanning the period from about 1260 to 1900.

The Regency Town House Heritage Centre A Museum and Heritage Centre focused on the history of the Brighton area between the 1780s and 1850s and British life during this period.

The Royal Academy of Arts The oldest fine arts institution in Britain has gone online with this well-put-together site which describes the Academy's present collections and exhibitions for both corporate, educational and individual visitors.

The Royal Naval Ships of Victor Johns This is a personal page dealing with the ships in the Royal Navy during World War II.

The Tate Gallery Online version of the gallery's national collections of British art and international modern art.

The Victoria & Albert Museum This attractive, feature-packed site gives an online tour of one of Britain's most appealing and interesting museums.

The Victorian Society Summer School Offering lectures and visits investigating the best of Victorian and Edwardian architecture in England 1830-1914.

Underwater Archaeological Excavations ot the Swan Almost 350 years ago the Cromwellian Navy attempted to destroy the Clan MacLean, they lost. Find out from this site how and why.

Virtual Museum of Scotland Explore, online, the new landmark in Edinburgh's historic Old Town. This magnificent museum was designed by Benson + Forsyth.

WebMagick Virtual Art A selection of paintings from a broad spectrum of artists with links to other sites and great books.

Westbourne Gallery The gallery represents Scottish Contemporary art in London and, via the Web, to the world.


Follow GraLife on Twitter
discount codes
special offers

NEW :: Get our Graduate Life toolbar for up-to-date discounted services.

It's completely free, with no spyware or viruses, does not open pop-ups or hijack your searches, and no personal information is required.