CIA's Gund Library subscribes to many databases that can help you locate articles on any topic. Try the subject headings in the finding books section of this guide as keywords in these databases.
If you are off campus, you will need to log-in to a proxy using the same username and password you use to log-on to a computer on campus.
For researching painting topics, the following database will be the most useful:
Find both current and back issues in the library of this periodical that are especially useful for those interested in painting.
New American Paintings
We subscribe to many other periodicals that may also include useful information.