For national-level artistic, cultural, and entertainment activities and events as well as institutions, businesses, and organizations. Subjects may include, but not limited to: architecture, artists and galleries, clubs and venues, dance, libraries, movies, museums, performing arts, storytelling, circus, bodyart, music, photography, theater, and video production.
Most sites should be submitted to a Regional: North America: United States: [State]: Localities: [Letter]: Locality_Name. Sites which may be listed at national level include:
  • Businesses with multiple branches, offices, or locations spanning multiple states across multiple regions.
  • National organizations, associations or clubs that draw members from the entire nation.
  • Governmental, scientific or environmental sites concerned with the entire nation.
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Generally, speaking the national level categories contain @links to categories within the Arts: branch that have been regionalized to the "United States" level. Submitting sites to the proper topic within Arts: is the most common area for site placement.

The art or science of planning and building structures. Sites and categories may include, but not limited to:
  • Academic Departments
  • Architectural Photographers
  • Architectural practices, companies and firms
  • Organizations, including trade associations, preservation societies, and special interest groups. Periods and Styles, including Googie and Prairie styles
  • The uniquely American roadside consisting of diners, drive-ins, motels, and Main Street USA, in addition to vernacular architecture
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  • Building types, such as lighthouses and skyscrapers.
  • Please do NOT submit the commercial sites of architects here. They can be submitted to Business: Industries: Construction and Maintenance: Design: Architects: Regional: United States, preferably in the proper State. In general, sites should be submitted to Arts: Architecture or to the proper locality within a state.
    This category consists of links to states with "Artists and Galleries" categories. If there''s no link here, please go to the individual state instead.
    No sites are accepted to this category.
    Includes links to United States: [State]: Arts and Entertainment categories.
    No sites are accepted to this category.
    Dance is a form of the performing arts the artistic movement of the body due to a compelling feeling, such as while listening to music, or because of religious, cultural or ethnic reasons as part of a tribute. In its most basic form, dance is extraordinary movement for its own sake or movement outside the normal life movements. This category contains links to nation-wide categories located within the Arts: Performing Arts: Dance branch.
    This category contains few, if any, links to sites. Instead, this category serves as a repository grouping for categories within the Arts: Performing Arts: Dance branch that are regionalized to the "United States" level or directly associated with this nation and its people.
    Includes links to national-level sites and nation-wide categories related to the movie and film industry within the United States.
    For sites on musical activities, events, institutions, venues, performers, professionals, and organizations relating to the United State as a whole, and for links to nationally known musical performers originally from United States.
    For musical activities, events, institutions, venues, performers, professionals, and organizations relating to the United States as a whole, and for nationally known musical performers originally from United States.

    Compare existing listings for best results.

    Most entries should be redirected to the proper category within the Arts: Music branch.

    Includes links to national-level sites and nation-wide categories related to the performing arts within the United States.
    Categories and sites about photography and photographers in the United States.
    Please submit sites to the appropriate linked category and not directly to this category.

    Submission to this category will severely delay actual publishing of the submitted site.

    This category consists primarily of pointers to more local or topical categories.