55 Answered Questions for the topic art history
Buying Electronic Version of Old Masterpieces (paints and famous art works)
I searched a lot to buy a CD or DVD collections contain most (if not all) of the masterpieces and famous museum arts works and sculpture works. Where to buy and what to buy?Appreciate your kind... more
Man is the measure of all things
How is Protagoras's statement Man is the measure of all things embodied in Classical Greek sculpture? Why did Greek sculptors take such an intense interest in the heroic male nude figure?
How did the patronage of Pope Julius II and the revitalization of Rome lead to a great outburst of creative production?
I want to major in art history and work in a museum. Are my college plans a mistake?
What is the relationship between Impressionism and subjectivity in art?
Did the impressionists make 'beauty is in the eye of the beholder' popular? I saw a youtube video that claims this but I'm not sure if its true.. I looked up impressionism movements and I couldnt... more
Do European countries put a greater emphasis on learning about art, history, and geography than the United Staes?
What is the best movie, book, or any media to learn about Andy Warhol's work and philosophy?
What would be examples of Principle of Alternation, other than chiaroscuro?
I watched [this video](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPjAmKc7bFg) of Online Art Academy about Design Principle of Alternation, where alternating light and dark is used to add rhythm, interest and... more
Why are there no photorealistic paintings from the old days?
As proven by many recent examples, some people can develop their drawing skill to such a level as to produce drawings that are difficult to distinguish from photographs. Yet much of historical art... more
Is there any merit to the idea that Leonardo da Vinci had an affair with Lisa del Giocondo (neé Gherardini), the model for the Mona Lisa?
Do you think Salvador Dali was a great artist or just a showman with some painting ability?
Which artists were truly revolutionary and did work that no one had seen before?
Greco-Roman art VS European art
What is the difference between Greco-roman art based on classical myth and European art based on classical myth? how can i tell the difference?