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For Fun: Free Online Offerings

This guide provides suggestions for free learning and entertainment made available just for the Covid-19 Shelter in Place period, spring 2020.

Museum Collections Online

Explore Museum Collections OnlineCooper Hewitt Design Museum - Virtual Exhibitions

  •  Lectures
  •  Art galleries
  •  Virtual 360° tours
  •  Remote book clubs

Image: Detail of an embroidered panel for a cabinet door
(Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum)

Activities in Art

Select a color to see matching Classic Artworks - Google Art & Culture (free)

Google Art & Culture: Color in Classic Artwork

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High resolution images showing fine details
from Google Arts & Culture Collections

Image: Detail from Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen A/W 2016 (British Fashion Council)

Museum Lists

These articles list numerous museums offering online activities:

Google Arts & Culture (link)

Museum Digital Exhibitions and Tours


undefinedContemporary Muslim Fashions Exhibition

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
(Image from online exhibition)

Exhibition features approximately 80 ensembles drawn from established and emerging designers in high-end fashion, streetwear, sportswear, and couture, as well as about 40 photographs.

To view all CHSDM exhibitions click on this Contemporary Muslim Fashions link.

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