Online: History of Western Art I
1 Midterm: Worth
15% of overall grade: 16 Identifications worth 5 points each. One essay worth 20 points. In a separate word document follow the
directions below and submit your document in the Submission tab of the
course. Use .docx or .pdf format.
This quiz is based on course material
from Unit 1 to Unit 4. Your artwork selections MUST
COME FROM THE PERIODS OF PRE HISTORY TO ANCIENT ROMAN ART.
I: Term identifications (5 points each). In a word document, write the term,and provide a specific artwork example for each of
the concepts below. Your examples must
come from the time periods beginning with Pre History and ending with Ancient
Roman Art. Note: Do not use floor plans
and reconstruction drawings as your examples. You DO NOT need the definitions
Include an image (reduce the image size)
of your selected artwork and include appropriate caption information of title,
artist (if known), date, location, and the culture represented. Example:
Title: Treasury of Atreus
in the Round
II: Essay (20 points).
First, fully identify each structure above
and include artist (if known), title, date, and culture represented (caption
info is not factored into the word count).
In a well developed essay, compare and contrast the two structures (400
words minimum). Do not discuss one work
and then the other, but rather, integrate both structures into your discussion. The comparison analysis should bring in
appropriate art terminology whenever possible.
After you have compared the two
buildings, explain why each building reflects their respective culture. Sources must be cited in MLA style.