Objective: Analyze the role of religion in the Byzantine Empire by analyzing Byzantine Art
Visit the resources in this Scoop.it. Explore these resources to help understand the impact the Byzantine Empire had on art and culture.
First -- For each period: Early, Middle, and Late, summarize the political and religious history of the Byzantine Empire
Then -- Access the art on the side of the timeline or use our Library resources. Look for influences on the artist, as well as how the artist is influencing society. Complete the chart as you analyze the art.
ASSIGNMENT -complete the information below
Step 1 – Summarize Byzantine History
Visit the Met Museum site or other library resources. For each period: Early, Middle, and Late, summarize the political and religious history of the Byzantine Empire.
Early Byzantine Period (4th c. – 9th c.)
Middle Byzantine Period (9th c. – mid 13th c.)
Late Byzantine Period (mid 13th c. – 1453)
Step 2 – Analyze Byzantine Art
Look for influences on the artist, as well as how the artist is influencing society. Complete the information below use a variety of time periods (find 2- 3 per each time)
Some reminders about the assignment1. Use bullets of full complete ideas and thoughts for Byzantine history. Do not use quotes. DO NOT COPY AND PASTE. Draw on prior knowledge as well as web based sources.2. 6 Art entries with Images. Text MUST be typed. USE YOUR OWN WORDS.