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NSP: Why Art Matters

Strategies & tips for locating resources for your research project

Subject Headings & Keywords

Here are some suggestions to get you started with searching:

  • Art, philosophy (philosophy of art)
  • Art and philosophy (relationship between)
  • Philosophy
  • Art theory
  • Art criticism
  • Art, history

Specific to "The Sacred":

  • Christian art and symbolism
  • Religious art (qualified by specific religions, styles or time periods)
  • Icons
  • Religion, philosophy
  • Art & spirituality

Searching for specific people:

  • Rothko, Mark
  • Kandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944
  • Mondrian, Piet, 1872-1944

Searching for specific places:

  • Rothko Chapel (Houston, Tex.)
  • Chapelle du Rosaire (Vence, France)