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Image / Moving Image Sources: Art


This page lists mainly free-to-access sources of images for contemporary and historic art, with the latter being more dominant and therefore easier to locate.

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Moving image sources


  • Art21
    Non-profit organisation providing good information on a wide-range of contemporary artists
  • Heni Talks
    Stories of art from a wide-range of experts, including leading names such as Dawn Ades, Patrizia Di Bello, Mark Sealy and Hans Ulrich Obrist

Key open access sources


MOMA has around 200,000 works of modern and contemporary art, with more than 89,000 works currently available online


Other sources