Posts Tagged ‘Internet Archive’

AFANA is an organization dedicated to acquiring, promoting and preserving academic film and other historically important films in the fields of art, history, social science, literature and science. With the help of the Internet Archive, they are preserving some truly hidden gems of non-feature film making in the U.S. Check out their website.

One of my favorite films is this lovely little animation of butterflies and dragonflies set to the music of the French Baroque composer Francois Couperin.


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There are so many hundreds of art and humanities-related sites out there, that we thought it would be good to have a monthly listing of the ones we like best. We will bookmark them in del.icio.us, and you’ll be able to see them all, not just the more recent. Here is our choice for the month of April:

Fine Art

Bowery Artists Tribute

Life of a City: Early Films of New York

Richard Prince

Image Magazine Online

Open Source Movies on the Internet Archive


Identity by Design

World Architecture

Victoria and Albert Museum Object Database

Costume Ornamentation at New York City Ballet

Cold War Modern Design, 1945-1970

Liberal Arts

The Civil War in America

The Chinese in California [Library of Congress]

William Butler Yeats Online Exhibition

Internet Medieval Sourcebook

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