Renaissance Art outline

Renaissance Art outline - Renaissance Art Art and Cultural...

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Renaissance Art Art and Cultural History, Art and Human Activity Classical Models for Art, The Influence of Antiquity Art essential component for studying cultural history Renaissance art represent fascination with antiquity emphasis on harmony, balance, and perspective. Architecture, Sculpture, Painting (experimentation less evidence more creativity then designing building and sculpture) Brunelleschi (1377-1446), Naturalism and Human Body Sculpture and painting can be related back to literature Why did New Art Develop? Technical Issues: New Paints, New Perspectives (depth of field) mathematical principles to teach the illusion of perspective, Chiaroscuro (light and shading to add to perspective) Social Issues: New Wealth and Patrons wanting to purchase paintings, churches were Patrons (trade, banks, and commerce), Secularism (increase interest in classical philosophy—gain in political power) broadened into an enormous direction of the number topics and subjects people wanted to paint; New Interest in the Natural World
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