217 Module 3 Overview Greek Art

What You’ll Learn To Do: Examine and identify early Greek art.

In Module 3  we will examine Ancient Greek art. We will look at how this art contributed to the larger development of Western art. It is imperative to understand Ancient Greek art in order to see how it impacted later artistic developments.

Chapter Overview: Study of Greek Art

Chapter Learning Objectives: Gain an understanding of the major works of art created in the classical world.

“Readings”: Greek Art in the Lumen learning OER text.

The arts in Greece go through many distinct movements, as artists and architects become more skilled at describing the human form.



What You’ll Learn To Do: Examine late Greek art and understand its influence on art history.


See Modules 5, and 6 in Lumen Learning Text.

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Chapter Test: Greek Art


Written Assignment_See Instructions in Written Assignment   Due 

Summarize One Artwork/Work of Architecture from each of three art forms in Greek Art:

Greek Sculpture

Greek Architecture

Greek Pottery 

Discussion: On the Nude as the Subject of Greek Art

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