Greek Arts & Architecture Activities
Greek Art Stations 1-4
1. Watch the video to get background on Greek Art. Watch from 0-4:40 for Greek Art.
Note: What are the different types of greek styles and what features differentiate them? What innovations in Greek art do we still use today?
2. Go to the Metropolitian Museum of Art Link and read about Red Figure & Black Figure Technique
Note: What is the difference between the 2 techniques? Which is older? Which allows for more detailed art? View the slid show and note the differences between styles of vases?
3. Explore the Metropolitan Museums Collection of Art from Greece. Be able to identify the difference between classical, archaic, geometric, hellenistic, and red & black figure. Use the timeline to find examples of art from each Period. You should look at 2-3 pieces in each time period and read about their characteristics
4. Greek Architecture Basics
Watch from minutes 0-5 and Note Key Vocabulary Words related to Greek Columns and Greek Temples. What are the 3 types of column and what are the differences. Give and example of a modern building for each. What is the Parthenon?
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