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art history

by Jake McCloud & Trevor Jude

jake mcCloud

on 3 January 2013

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Prehistoric Art The term “prehistoric” indicates that the culture that produced the artwork did not have a written language. Generally, art is classified as prehistoric until that culture either develops writing or other methods of record keeping, or it makes significant contact with another culture that has Bulls and horses Bison Stone henge Middle East Architecture Dome of the Rock is a shrine located on the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem. They used interlocking blocks. Minarets are always attached to a mosque, and vary in height and style. Minarets may be square, round, or octagonal and are usually covered with a pointed roof. Virpaksha temple Virupaksha temple is the oldest and the principal temple in Hampi. Liurong is an ancient Buddhist temple originally built in 537 in the Liang Dynasty in Guangzhou, southern China. Liurong temple Asian Art Woodblock printing is a technique best known for its use in the ukiyo-e artistic genre it was also used very widely for printing books in the same period. woodblock printing Chinese and japanese brush painting is based on the calligraphy strokes of Chinese and Japanese writing. Balance brings harmony They record their achievements in art forms Ancient Greece and Rome architecture
Men if they were not training in military, or discussing politics went to the Theater for entertainment. Roman art took place after conquest of Greece when the capital of the Empire was overwhelmed by great amounts of works of art from those areas. The Parthenon is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis Greece dedicated to Athena . A frieze is a decorative architectural feature which runs along the upper portion of a structure. The parthenon We still use roman war tactics The Colosseum is an amphitheater in the center of the city of Rome, Italy. Is a water supply constructed to covey water. Colosseum Arch vault They created this works to show treasures found in japan Painting Renaissance It was an age of growth in Europe. A new middle class had more money. Great artists writers and thinkers lived during the renaissance. Art was largely commissioned by the Catholic Church it gave artists strict guidelines. Jan van Eyck is considered to be a founder of the Early Renaissance style in the North Renaissance. He was from eastern province of the Netherlands Limburg. two famous works were Adoration of the Lamb and Madonna in the Church Jan van eyck The Adoration of the Lamb. Madonna in the Church Leonardo da Vinci was an Italian Renaissance polymath painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. famous works he were the Mona Lisa, and the last supper. Mona lisa The last supper Michelangelo Michelangelo was an Italian Renaissance artist in several genres as painting, sculpting, architecture, poetry and engineering. He was known for the last Judgement , and Creation of Adam. Last judgement Creation of adam Baroque Modern historians use it simply to refer to a certain style in art.The baroque movement involved the filling up of space. Lippi was born in Florence to Tommaso, a butcher. The Annunciation with two Kneeling Donors Madonna with the Child and two Angels 1465 Sandro Botticelli was an Italian painter of the Early Renaissance. He was born in the city of Florence. Self portrait of Botticelli The return of Judith The word Baroque is now defined as a bizarre type of art. Rembrant is the master of baroque,that is how he is described in the research that we did. He is from Leiden. He is known for his dramatic canvases and emblematic style. The Three Crosses Night Watch Chiaroscuro in art is the use of strong contrasts between light and dark. Chiaroscuro exp. Caravaggio was an Italian artist active in Rome between 1593 and 1610. Caravaggio was known to work quickly, often starting and completing a painting in just two weeks. Conversion of Saint Paul The Lute player NEO-CLASSICAL Artists were scoured by critics during the neo classical Jacques-Louis David was an influential French painter in the Neoclassical style. He was born in Paris. he is known for his huge dramatic canvasses of Napoleon and other historical figures. Oath of the Horatti Death of Socrates Thomas Jefferson is american founding father of America and he wrote deceleration of independence. Romantic It started artistic movement The term romantic first appeared in 18th-century English and originally meant romancelike-that is, resembling the fanciful character of medieval romances. John Constable was an English Romantic painter. He was from Suffolk. He is known mostly for his landscape paintings of Dedham Vale, the area surrounding his home. Golding Constable's Flower Garden Haywain Francsico goya was a spanish romantic painter and printmaker regarded both as the last of the Old Masters and the first of the moderns. Born in Fuendetodos, Aragón, Spain. He is known for his scenes of violence. Witches flight Executions of third of may Realism During the second half of the 19th century they moved from romantic to realism. Realism in the visual arts and literature is the general attempt to depict subjects as they are considered to exist in third person Gustave Corbet was a French painter who led the Realist movement in 19th-century French painting. He was born in ornans. Best known as an innovator in Realism. The stone breaker Self portrait Gustav Corbet Éduard Manet was a French painter. He was bron in Paris. He was known for his great paintings. Luncheon of the grass Olympia Impressionism post impressionism Both Impressionism and Post-Impressionism refer to influential artistic movements arising in late 19th-century France. The style is about spontaneous and naturalistic rendering of light and color. Claude Monet was a founder of French impressionist painting. He was famous for reflection and working with light. Two works were impression Sun Rise and Women in the Garden. impression sun rise Women in the garden Vincent Van GoghDutch post-Impressionist painter whose work, notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty and bold color. Starry night, and noon rest. Starry night Noon rest Mary Cassattas an American painter and printmaker. FromPennselvania.Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) is well known for her paintings of women and children, MODERN EUROPEAN ART 1907-1960 Fauvism is a loose group of early twentieth-century Modern artists whose works emphasized painterly qualities and strong color. Expressionism was a modernist movement, initially in poetry and painting, Cubism is a nonobjective school of painting and sculpture developed in Paris in the early 20th century. Dada was an art movement of the European avant-garde in the early 20th century. Surrealism is A 20th-century avant-garde movement in art and literature that sought to release the creative potential of the unconscious mind. Matisse, Henri Joy of life
Matisse Henri Kandinsky, Wassily Notre dame
Matisse Henri Autumn in Bavaria
Kandinsky, Wassily Improvisation
Kandinsky, Wassily Pablo Picasso The weeping women
Pablo Picasso Self portrait
Picasso Wedge of chasity
Marcel duchamp Marcel Duchamp Salvador Dali Salvador Dali MODERN AMERICAN ART Frank Lloyd Wright was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator. Born in Richland Center, Wisconsin. He did Unity Chapel, and his home. Known for his architecture. Unity Chapel by
Frank Lloyd Wright Frank Lloyd
Wrights home Georgia Totto O'Keeffe was an American artist. Born in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. Below is a portrait and the painting blue and green music. She was known for her paintings. Georgia Totto
O'Keeffe Blue and Green
music by Georgia Jacob Lawrence was an American painter, born in Atlantic City, New Jersey. He is known for his series of narrative paintings. Two works are The Burning, and Deception. The burning by
Jacob L Deception by
Jacob L Dorothea Lange was an influential American documentary photographer born in Hoboken, New Jersey known for depression pictures. Two photos are Eighteen-year-old mother from Oklahoma, now a California migrant and Refugee camp near Holtville. Refuge camp 18 year old mother now a California migrant Andy Warhol was an American artist. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Two works were Cambell soup can and Soup can by Andy Warhol Lemon Marilyn, Roy Lichtenstein was a prominent American pop artist. Born in New York City. He is famous because of his large-scale paintings and prints based on comic strips. Two works are Retrospective and

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