Building the Great Cathedrals
October 28, 2013
Cathedrals were built in different cities as a way of competing against each other in
rivalries. In a time where tall buildings were nearly impossible to build, cathedrals sometimes
Indias Classical Age: Hinduism & the Arts Assignment 1
1. Atman: it is the innermost reality of a person, the animate, spiritual principle of life, not
to be confused with gross individuality
Brahman: macrocosmic infinite spirit
Visual Art Terms
(this page only for HUMN2001; the rest is just f.y.i.)
Composition: Arrangement of design elements to create a unified whole.
Elements of Design: The fundamental building blocks from which art can be made.
Shape: an enclosed area whose bo
2 STERPIECE: ASSUMPTIDN OF THE VIRGIN' [l5l 6- l8] BY TlTlAN
church in Ice is Santa Maria
Gloriosa , dei Frari. 'The vaSt .15th-
century building, its wide, high central
nave and chapels lined with important
monuments, has been de
"Lament of Simonides"
Music and Dance
Sophocles' Antigone: Eros Chorus and 'Farewell Aria'
Introduction to Hinduism
Clay Shotwell, Ph.D.
Hindu goddess of Music, Knowledge and the Arts.
Consort of Brahma, sister of Lakshmi
The name Saraswati came from "saras" (meaning "flow")
and "wati" (meaning "a women"). Saraswati is a sym
The Music of Islam and Sufism
Dr. Clay Shotwell
The Diversity of Islam
Influence of Islam on the West
Order, Hierarchy, Abstraction
Hierarkhia (Grk) (to govern by sacred means)
Preservation of Graeco-Roman civilization
HUMN 2002 Section E
Midterm Interdisciplinary Essay
Emotion in the Baroque versus Reason in the Eighteenth Century
The Baroque period, which lasted from 1600 to 1750, was defined as a period during
which authors, artists, a
December 5, 2013
I believe that Odysseus time with the Cyclops was a
metaphor for which he really was or rather a being that
represented himself through his actions. The story as it goes
tells of Odysseus and his man landing into t