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Art and Art History: Welcome

This guide will identify resources and help you find reliable information on art and art history

Famous Quotes about Art: “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.” – Pablo Picasso

It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” – Henry David Thoreau

“A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.” – Michelangelo


Art Matters

"Art Advocacy has never been more crucial than it is today. Study after study has shown that including art-related activities in a child’s education will produce a smarter, more creative and successful student" (NAMTA).

See also Advocacy Resources, National Art Education Association

St. Louis Community College - Get an AFA Degree or Certificate of Specialization

Select links to learn more about degrees and certificates offered at St. Louis Community College.

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If you have questions, comments or suggestions about this Course Guide, please contact::

Sharon Fox, Professor/Reference Librarian, email:
STLCC-Florissant Valley Campus

Damaris Schmitt, Professor/Reference Librarian, email:
STLCC-Meramec Campus

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000