Arts: Visual Art

Professional

Organizations

Americans for the Arts
A national organization for advancing the arts in America. With a 40-year record of arts industry research dedicated to representing and serving local communities and creating opportunities for every American to participate in and appreciate all forms of the arts.
ARTS (Arts Recognition and Talent Search) Competition
Arts recognition and talent search, a program of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts.
ArtsEdge
ARTSEDGE supports the place of arts education at the center of the curriculum through the creative and appropriate uses of technology. ARTSEDGE helps educators to teach in, through and about the arts.
ArtsEdNet
The Getty's Art Education web site with links to lesson plans, curriculum ideas, image galleries and exhibitions. A chat section is included in the site for educators to exchange ideas.
Artsnet
An education clearinghouse of arts management resource available which includes demographic information, state and local contacts, legal, marketing, non-for-profit information and more.
Association for the Advancement of Arts Education
The Association for the Advancement of Arts Education teaches teachers how to use the arts to teach social studies, science, math and language arts! It's called arts integration-incorporating the arts into curriculum.
European League of Institutes of the Arts
The European League of Institutes of the Arts, ELIA, is an independent network of Arts Education Institutes, covering all the disciplines of the Arts: Dance, Design, Theatre, Fine Art, Music, Media Arts and Architecture.
Florida Art Education Association
The Florida Art Education Association is the statewide organization whose purpose is to strengthen the position of art as a discipline in Florida schools and to positively affect the role of art in our society.
Getty Center for Arts Education
The Getty Center for Arts Education has lesson plans, curriculum ideas, image galleries, exhibitions, talk and more. The center also has information on conservation and research.
National Art Education Association
Art news, publications, conventions, special programs, advocacy reports, and membership information
National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
NASAA's mission is to advance and promote a meaningful role for the arts in the lives of individuals, families and communities throughout the United States.
National Endowment for the Arts
The National Endowment for the Arts provides national recognition and support to significant projects of artistic excellence, thus preserving and enhancing our nation's diverse cultural heritage. This public investment in the nation's cultural life has resulted in both new and classic works of art reaching every corner of America.
Very Special Arts Florida
VSA arts of Florida Promoting the creative power in people with disabilities. VSA's goal is to extinguish stereotypes, destroy myths and communicate positive messages about the value to our society of people with disabilities.

Florida Colleges of Education

Florida A & M University - Department of Visual Arts, Humanities,and Theatre
Florida Gulf Coast University - Art
New College of Florida
University of South Florida - Visual Arts
University of West Florida - Visual Art