THE NOTION OF SLAVERY BEING PORTRAYED THROUGH ART, AS UNPLEASANT AS IT IS, MUST
NONETHELESS BE EXAMINED TO UNDERSTAND THE HARDSHIPS THAT WERE CAUSED IN THE
LIVES OF ENSLAVED AFRICAN-AMERICANS. WITHOUT A DOUBT, CONDITIONS THAT THE FEMALE
The Latin quotation Dulce et decorum est pro patria means (it is sweet and right to die for your
The main argument that Owen uses in "Dulce et Decorum est" is an emotional argument, by
describing the pain of the soldiers and a horrific death and
How did the Federal Art Project assist artists during the Depression? Discuss by using a relevant
example of an artist involved in this project and a piece of their work.
By the mid 1930s the Depression had forced the federal government to include artists
Select either The Philadelphia Centennial Exposition (1876) OR the Womens Building at the
Worlds Columbian Exposition Chicago (1893). Research and report on at least one work that
was featured. Give as many details about the artist and piece as possible.
What is the difference between a salon, the Salon, and a salon style exhibition? Please reach beyond a
mere definition of each by providing solid examples and explaining the importance of each.
The word salon first appeared in France in 1664 (from the Ita
Select a movement within this modules time periods. Search for two pieces, one by a male and one by a
female. Compare and contrast the points of view/ideas expressed through each style.
Giambologna was a Flemish sculptor, known for his marble and bronze s
What role did activism play in the opportunities available to women artists during the 1970s?
Research and support your assertions.
Feminist artist desired to create communication between the viewer and the artwork through the
inclusion of womens perspect
Consider the images of the Venus of Willendorf and Lactating Madonna. Compare and contrast the
period these pieces emerge from and their religious associations.
The figure of Venus of Willendorf was found in 1908 by the archaeologist Josef Szombathy in an
3. Search the web for museums that house Prehistoric - Byzantine collections. Conduct a virtual visit.
What is located in each of the main galleries? Is the art organized chronologically, thematically, or
stylistically? Is there one gallery that seems mor
CURATOR AMBER WILLIAMS
S.O.S.- STARIFICATION OBJECT SERIES, 1974
FEMME MAISON, 1946
TWO PAIRS, 1997
THE PICNIC AT GIVERNY, 1991
DEAF IDENTITY, 1999