Wednesday

Month 4 Assignments




Week 4.1- Choose a period of art from Gothic to Neoclassism.
Week 4.2- Describe characteristics of that period
Week 4.3-Choose an artist from that time period and name three works, citing how your artist reflects those characteristics.
Week 4.4-  Return to comment on other student postings.

Thursday

Month 3 Assignments


































Week 3.1 What made art valuable?
1. Read this essay.
2. Research 1 famous artist who was commissioned. State their name, who commissioned them, and name the works completed in your post.
3. Choose an artist that hasn't been posted on by a  classmate.




Week 3.2 Is there a difference between art and craft?
1. Watch the TED Ed video.
2. What is the difference between art and craft?
3. Do you agree with this distinction? Why or why not?




3.3 What is Cultural Heritage?
1. Watch this video.
2. What is Cultural Heritage and should it be preserved?  Why?


3.4 How does one visually analyze art?
1. Watch this video.
2. Explain the 10 areas discussed in the video.

Wednesday

Month 2 Assignments



Guidelines:
1. Comments are posted after moderation
2. All assignments are due each Friday. Late work will half credit.


Week 2.1
1. View the website below.
2. Describe a current exhibit.
3. Which works caught your attention and why?
4. Return to comment on classmate responses.

Art Exhibits

Week 2.2
1.  Watch "Why do we look at art?"
2. Answer in the comments section.
3. Return and comment on the posting of a classmate. Do you agree or disagree with their position? Why



Week 2.3
1. Watch " A Brief History of Modern Culture".
2. Explain what modern culture is in the comments section.

Week 2.4
1. Watch " Religion in Art".
2. Are these theological paintings, sculptures, textiles and illuminations from centuries ago still relevant to us? Why?
3. Return and comment on the posting of a classmate.

Monday

Month 5 Assignments


1. Choose a period of art from Impressionism to Abstract .
2. Describe characteristics of that period.
3. Choose an artist from that time period and name three works of art, citing how your artist exemplifies those characteristics.
4. Return to comment on other student postings.

Month 4 Assignments

Week 4.1- Choose a period of art from Gothic to Neoclassism. Week 4.2- Describe characteristics of that period Week 4.3-Choose an art...