PHILADELPHIA, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A website dedicated to college rankings, Top 10 Online Colleges, recently named the 30 Most Beautiful College Art Galleries in the world. The international list is based on qualities such as reputation, location, architecture, history and artistic culture. The 30 Most Beautiful College Art Galleries list makes a handy web resource for students to learn more about the role of fine arts in college life. The full list can be viewed at the following link: http://www.top10onlinecolleges.org/30-most-beautiful-college-art-galleries/.
The 30 Most Beautiful College Art Galleries represents one of the largest and most comprehensive rankings of college art museums currently available. In its evaluation, the United States plays host to 14 of the top 30 most beautiful college art galleries. The remaining institutions are located across Canada, Europe, Great Britain, Australia and Asia.
Commenting on the list, chief author and researcher Dan Jenkin remarked, "Beautiful art galleries have the power to enrich and transform the lives of college students. When a school takes pride in its art gallery, making it a central aspect of the educational experience, the campus community is strengthened and creativity flourishes."
That belief is what motivated the editors at Top 10 Online Colleges to develop a list of 30 Most Beautiful College Art Galleries. To learn more about 30 Most Beautiful College Art Galleries and see full-color photos, visit: http://www.top10onlinecolleges.org/30-most-beautiful-college-art-galleries.
The most beautiful college art galleries in the United States:
- Allen Memorial Art Museum at Oberlin College
- Bowdoin College Museum of Art
- Florida Southern College and the Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright
- Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University
- The Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago
- Princeton University Art Museum
- The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University
- Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
- Tang Museum, Skidmore College
- University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
- Weisman Art Museum at University of Minnesota
- Wellesley College Davis Museum and Cultural Center
- Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Museum
- Yale University Art Gallery and Museum
The most beautiful international college art galleries:
- Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen's University, Canada
- Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Canada
- Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology at University of Oxford, England
- Ateneo Art Gallery at Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines
- Bildmuseet, Umea University, Sweden
- The Courtauld Gallery at the Courtauld Institute, London, England
- Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
- The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, England
- Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice, Italy
- The Ian Potter Museum of Art at the University of Melbourne, Australia
- Monash University Museum of Art, Caulfield East, Australia
- Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia, Canada
- NUS Museum at the National University of Singapore
- Owens Art Gallery at Mount Allison University, New Brunswick, Canada
- Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan, Italy
- University Museum and Art Gallery at the University of Hong Kong, China
About:Top 10 Online Colleges is an educational website dedicated to reviewing the best colleges and universities for web-based education in a variety of majors, disciplines, and degree levels. Their mission is to help prospective online learners make smart decisions about where to pursue a degree.
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SOURCE Top 10 Online Colleges