1.) Ancient Egyptian art used many symbols. These
symbols were used on coffins, cartouches, tomb walls, even in the
writings (hieroglyphs). Choose one symbol: give the name, what it
meant, and where it was often used. Discuss its importance to the
ancient Egyptian people and their culture.
2.) Explain the ancient native traditions of Japanese art that blossomed in Shinto and Buddhist art and architecture.
3.) Choose one of the following art periods and
discuss at least 3 characteristics of that period as well as changes
from the previous period. Name at least two pieces of art or
architecture from that period that illustrate the characteristics you
Cyciadic Culture Minoan Culture on Crete
Mycenaean Culture Geometric
Early Classical Late Classical
High Classical Hellenistic
4.) Discuss how Roman emperors used art/architecture
as propaganda. Make sure you name at least 2 art pieces in your
discussion from that era.