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A collection of free arts/culture/education/health/wellness resources so folks can access some fun, nourishing, and educatonal experiences while we're all home alone. Please feel free to add to the list, and I will continue to curate it.

coronavirus, resources, fitness

Hello everyone! I am thinking about everyone home practicing social distancing, many of whom are now out of work and out of upcoming income sources for the forseeable future. I am compiling a collection of free arts/culture/education/health/wellness resources that I will list below so folks can access some fun, nourishing, and educatonal experiences while we're all home alone. Please feel free to add to the list, and I will continue to curate it.

Resource Category Special Instructions?

Modo Yoga 60 minute downloadable practice Wellness www.modoyoga.com, click shop, click AUDIO DOWNLOAD: 60-minute Modo Yoga Class, use code HOMEYOGA20

Metropolitan Opera Nightly Live Streams Arts https://www.metopera.org/user-information/nightly-met-opera-streams/

Uffizi Galley, Florence (home to the de'Medicis): virtual tour Culture https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/

National Gallery of Art, Washington DC: two free online exhibits (1. American fashion 1740-1895, including many renderings of clothes from the colonial and Revolutionary eras and 2. Dutch Baroque painter Johannes Vermeer.) Culture https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/national-gallery-of-art-washington-dc?hl=en

National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul: 4 free online exhibits Culture https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/national-museum-of-modern-and-contemporary-art-korea?hl=en

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam: virtual tour Culture https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/van-gogh-museum?hl=en

Uffizi Art Gallery: virtual tour Culture https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/uffizi-gallery?hl=en

MASP, San Paulo: virtual tour Culture https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/masp?hl=en

Louvre, Paris: virtual tour Culture https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: 90 minute livestream Beethoven program, March 15th at 2pm Arts https://www.vancouversymphony.ca/event/livestream-beethovenfest-virtual-finale/

On The Boards Theatre, FREE rentals PROMO CODE:ARTATHOME20 Arts www.ontheboards.tv

Social Distancing Festival Arts https://www.socialdistancingfestival.com

The Ultimate Guide to Virtual Museum Resources, E-Learning, and Online Collections Culture http://mcn.edu/a-guide-to-virtual-museum-resources/

Over 30 Virtual Field Trips! Culture/Nature https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SvIdgTx9djKO6SjyvPDsoGlkgE3iExmi3qh2KRRku_w/preview?fbclid=IwAR2ZucjlwyAIKXEoXMtJNb2_Su1CpnArIipFi5lj0zs0dkGZMT9KKP7N690&pru=AAABcQSvjBM*FJ85nAOOWDalwHAaCSaxWg

450 Online Courses from Ivy League Universities (one of the courses is literally called Sharks!) Education https://www.freecodecamp.org/news/ivy-league-free-online-courses-a0d7ae675869/?fbclid=IwAR1DcSer4_VaBMi4rsYR5SjWDyGmMVvijDi1rf3IQsWNRFMEJcNyCpXZyvc

Dropkick Murphys - free St Patrick’s Day concert w/ special guests, streamed live on all platforms March 17, 2020, 7pm Boston time Arts https://www.facebook.com/DropkickMurphys/photos/a.481062864987/10160883477324988/?type=3&theater

Seattle Symphony - free broadcasts of concerts shared through YouTube and facebook starting March 14 at 8pm Arts https://seattlesymphony.org/live

Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra - free archival performances (free access to all concerts and films, redeem by March 31) Arts https://www.digitalconcerthall.com/en/home

The Dad's Garage Social Distancing Spectacular! (Starting March 16, Dad’s Garage (Atlanta) is streaming live shows, podcasts, improviser content, and silent auction) Arts https://www.dadssocialdistancing.com/

Headspace Free Meditation Videos Wellness https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3JhfsgFPLSLNEROQCdj-GQ

Corona Virus Resource Kit (Primarily USA perspective, but lots of internationally applicable resources. Features resources from disabled, queer, elderly, Asian, and Indigenous people. ) Health https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Rcan4C_e6OBFBI5bUn7MtYK74Ab-WarxyJmDvZUI_YA/edit

Free Colouring Book Downloads from Art Galleries Arts/Wellness http://www.openculture.com/2019/02/download-free-coloring-books-from-113-museums.html

Free classes and lectures from leading universities (1500+ free content including videos and audio) Education http://www.openculture.com/freeonlinecourses

2500+ free classes from leading universities (you can pay an extra fee to get an accreditation/certificate if you'd like) Education https://www.edx.org

Crash-courses on a variety of topic — for when you're in the mood for material that is fun/not dry. All their courses are split in many videos, so you don't have to commit a lot of time at once. Education https://www.youtube.com/user/crashcourse

Virtual visits (Google streetview project) of thousands of archeological sites, UNESCO heritage sites, national treasures, historical monuments and more (my favourite pastime!) Culture https://artsandculture.google.com/search/streetview?project=streetviews

Browse hundreds of collections from famous and not-so-famous museums Arts https://artsandculture.google.com/partner

15 Broadway Plays to watch from home https://www.playbill.com/article/15-broadway-plays-and-musicals-you-can-watch-on-stage-from-home?fbclid=IwAR3j3gctHcJrxL8A4w3oRVIwCpPebO8BJ6y_0rIQPb0NZZlyNDWaLfNbNpM

Codecademy: Learn to code. Fun activities to test what you've learnt after each modules. Education https://www.codecademy.com/

Mindfullness Meditations by Tara Brach Wellness https://www.tarabrach.com

Audio Dharma Archive Wellness https://www.audiodharma.org

Dharma Seed Archive Wellness https://dharmaseed.org

The Art Assignment: Past videos contain dozens of assignments by renowned artists. Many of them you can do remotely with friends, do not require special tools, materials or artist

Social Distancing a.k.a. The Internet is our Friend
Tags Coronavirus, Resources, Fitness
Type Google Sheet
Published 16/10/2020, 17:48:37


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