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Lesson 3 short - allowed a freedom of expression where they were able to use various materials and techniques that they had learned to create

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The Renaissance was a period of time right out of the dark ages from the 14 th to 17 th centuries that occurred at the end of the Middle ages and the beginning of the Modern world. This period was also characterized as the “rebirth” of interest with the classical world through literature and history. Ultimately, this period shed a new light on classical art and philosophy of Ancient Greece and Rome. Through art, we are able to trace back many artistic events that took place during that era. Architecture, sculpting, and painting were the three predominant disciplines that were emphasized on during the renaissance. But in the modern world, they would all be considered separate disciplines rather than collaborated into one discipline. Artists were
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Unformatted text preview: allowed a freedom of expression where they were able to use various materials and techniques that they had learned to create different mediums of art, which made this art world successful. Science during the Renaissance concentrated on two specific areas: medicine and life science. After uncovering writings by Hippocrates and Galen, sparked an interest in human anatomy and diseases , which lead to expansion in the medical field. Discoveries of life sciences were based on texts and soon developed into engineering which developments were made by the military. Leonardo da Vinci also contributed to life sciences by actually experimenting rather than basing his research for his drawings and inventions on texts....
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This note was uploaded on 07/30/2011 for the course HIST 208 taught by Professor Wamagatta during the Spring '08 term at Biola University.

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