Fresco Painting and Related Websites


Lucia Wiley Links

The WPA Federal Art Projects in Minnesota, 1935-1943
Includes a photograph of Sr. Lucia working on her "Making Camp on the Red River Trail" mural in 1940.

Color Photograph of Sr. Lucia's "History of the Minnesota National Guard" Mural, 1938

Lucia Wiley at the Smithsonian

Lucia Wiley at the Portland Art Museum

Lucia Wiley's Oregon Encyclopedia Entry

Lucia Wiley at Work on a Mural for the Moorhead High School, Minnesota

WPA - New Deal Art During the Great Depression
Fresco Links

Frescoes in the Sistine Chapel
An excellent virtual tour of Michelangelo's famous frescoes.

Stories on Walls
Educational site for 5th graders, describing the importance of murals in a community.

The Frescos of Santa Croce
The 14th century frescos in the Basilica of Santa Croce, Italy.


Miscellaneous Links

Sacred Mirrors: The Visionary Art of Alex Grey

The Arts and Healing Network

Distinguished Women of Past and Present

Wayward Swan - Photography, Genealogy and Fiction
By Joe Beine, who made this website