Library Circulation Associate
Today is Vincent Van Gogh’s 159th birthday. So much has been written (check out the references and links on Wikipedia) about the popular painter that I thought it best to share some of the more interesting resources available. Please take some time to check out a few links and videos listed below.
- Van Gogh Museum Located in Amsterdam, you can explore Van Gogh’s world, his life, and his art virtually.
- Vincent Van Gogh Gallery Full of biographical information and and galleries of Van Gogh’s art.
- Happy 159th Birthday, Vincent Van Gogh! A Happy Birthday article about Van Gogh’s life.
- Van Gogh Art Techniques All about Van Gogh and his techniques.
- Google ArtProject: Van Gogh Museum and Google ArtProject: The Starry Night Get up close and personal with the paintings. This site is pretty cool. Check out the detail on The Starry Night image.
- Vincent Van Gogh Gallery Another site with many of Van Gogh’s paintings.
- ArtBabble: Van Gogh A collection of videos about Van Gogh and his paintings.
Here is a list of all the Vincent Van Gogh items in our collection including books, videos, and electronic resources.