In His Image Art and Joyful Sound Music 9-12
Christian Symbolism in Fine Art

Description

Christian Symbolism in Fine Art is a rich exploration of art history that includes many of the most renowned works of art in existence. Beginning with an introduction to symbolism, the course builds to a comprehensive understanding of the various Christian symbols used in art. In the process, students will carefully examine some of the most exquisite artwork, including the Catacombs of Rome, Illuminated Manuscripts, Gothic Art and the masterpieces of the Renaissance. The Artists surveyed in the course are as diverse as Bosch, DaVinci, El Greco, Michelangelo and Van Gogh (to name just a few). Students will perform in depth analysis' of the Christian symbolism found in such works as Giotto's "The Kiss of Judas and Michelangelo's "Sistine Chapel to Durer's "Madonna and Child and Rembrandt's "Adoration of the Shepherds.



In His Image Art and Joyful Sound Music 9-12
Christian Symbolism in Fine Art

Ebook

Throughout history art has portrayed religious thoughts, values, and emotions which in turn have expressed the perspectives and priorities of the peoples and time periods from which they originated. The Christian Symbolism in Fine Art eBook offers a complete and comprehensive look at the history of Christian art as viewed from a Biblical perspective. The eBook highlights a different artistic masterpiece in each lesson, offering an in-depth look at each piece and its creator. Delve into DaVinci, Rembrandt and others through beautiful images, insightful analysis, and virtual tours of art museums!