Society and the Arts

What do the arts tell us about society?

  1. Read P. 70/71 - How are Renaissance views (AKA humanist beliefs) represented in these paintings?
  2. Complete the first chart on the 'Society & The Arts' student notes. (Word, Google Docs)
  3. Skill Power P. 72 - comparing Medieval arts with Renaissance Art.  Can we see the 'dignity & potential of man' through the artists' interpretation of Christian scenes?
  4. Complete the rest of the student notes by reading P. 72-76

Comparison of Renaissance Vs. Medieval Art

Madonna del Prato (Bellini)

Enthroned Madonna and Child, (1200s)