Syllabus NOW adapted for the NEW 2015-2016 APAH Curriculum!

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Supplemental Sites   Periods Studied

Great Prehistoric website from Reference.com

Cave of Chauvet Pont d'Arc

Update on STONEHENGE! 

SECTION 1: Global Prehistory
August 20 - August 27

Introduction / Syllabus review / APAH Pretest
Prehistoric Art (34 slides)

SECTION 1 TEST: AUGUST 27

 

Ancient Near East Collection at the Met Museum of Art

Ancient Near East @ Odyssey Online

Good website for basic NEAR EAST info!

Egyptian Art at the Met Museum

Understanding Egyptian Art

Tomb pictures of Ti (the Hippo Hunt guy)

Akhenaton:  Reptile King or Genetic defect?

King Tut's DNA Revealed!

Ancient-Greece.org

Museum of Cycladic Art (cool) 

SECTION 2: Ancient Mediterranean
August 28 - October 2

August 28 - September Ancient Near East (51 slides)
September 2 - Egyptian Art (55 slides)

SECTION 2a TEST: SEPTEMBER 8

September 9 - Aegean Art (Cycladic, Minoan, and Mycenaean) (40 slides)
September 11 - Geometric & Archaic Greek (28 slides)
September 14 - Classical Greek (31 slides)
September 15 - Know Your Acropolis! (22 slides)
September 16 - Hellenistic Art (23 slides)

SECTION 2b TEST - SEPTEMBER 21

September 22 - Etruscan Art (17 slides)
September 23 - Intro to the Roman Empire (33 slides)
September 25 - Art of the High Roman Empire (31 slides)
September 29 - The Late Roman Empire (19 slides)

SECTION 2c TEST - OCTOBER 1 & 2
 

Christ in Art through the Ages

The Bayeaux Tapestry

Early Netherlandish Painting (on Wiki)

Early Northern @ About.com

Good Link to
Renaissance Art

Mark Twain's take on
Venus of Urbino!

Mona Lisa's ID Revealed!

Cool Link on Interpretation of Bosch's Earthly Delights

Wiki on Baroque

Good Website on Vermeer

Camera Obscura in action (**MUST SEE!)

 

 

SECTION 3: Early Europe & Colonial Americas
October 5 - January 27

October 5 - Late Antiquity / Early Christian (57 slides)
October 8 - Early Medieval Period (51 slides)
October 13 - Romanesque Art (53 slides)

SECTION 3a TEST -
OCTOBER 19

October 20 - Gothic Architecture (42 slides)
October 23 - Late Gothic / Proto-Renaissance (50 slides)

SECTION 3b TEST - OCTOBER 29 & 30

November 2 - Early Northern Renaissance (35 slides)
November 4 - Early Italian Renaissance (52 slides)

SECTION 3c TEST -
NOVEMBER 11 & 12

November 13 - High Netherlandish Renaissance (20 slides)
November 17 - High German Renaissance (28 slides)

SECTION 3d TEST - NOVEMBER 23 & 24

November 25-29 THANKSGIVING!  Rest & enjoy time with family!

November 30 - Italian Renaissance (Leonardo da Vinci & Michelangelo) (52 slides)
December 3 - Italian Renaissance (Raphael, Titian & Others) (52 slides)
December 8 - Mannerism & Late 1500s Art (29 slides)
December 15 & 16 - Lots of review

SECTION 3e TEST - DECEMBER 17 & 18

December 19 - January 3  WINTER BREAK! Woo Hoo!

January 4 - Dutch Baroque (45 slides)
January 7 - French Baroque & Rococo (39 slides)
January 13 - Italian Baroque (51 slides)
January 20 - Spanish / Flemish Baroque (29 slides)
January 21 - Early Europe & Colonial Americas (17 slides)

SECTION 3f TEST -
JANUARY 28 & 29
 

Explanation of 'Neoclassical'
(Must Read!)

Hudson River School
on ArtLex

Impressionism on WebMuseum

Eiffel Tower @ Great Buildings.com

Art Nouveau Website

Great Impressionism Video
(YouTube)

The ABCs of DADA
(weird YouTube video)

CUBISM on Wikipedia

AWESOME Photo Collection @ Library of Congress 

 

SECTION 4: Later Europe & Americas
February 1 - April 22

February 1 - Neoclassical (80 slides)
February 5 - Romanticism & Realism (65 slides)
February 11 - Impressionism (76 slides)
February 17 - Post-Impressionism & the beginning of moving pictures (40 slides)
February 19 & 22 - Lots of review

SECTION 4a TEST - FEBRUARY 23 & 24

February 25 - Art Nouveau / Arts & Crafts (33 slides)
February 29 - Seurat / Gauguin / Rodin (33 slides)
March 2 - Cubism / Futurism / Art Deco (53 slides)

SECTION 4b TEST -
MARCH 7 & 8

March 9 - De Stijl / Suprematism / Bauhaus / Modern Architecture (61 slides)
March 11 - Expressionism (43 slides)

SECTION 4c TEST -
MARCH 17 & 18

March 21 - Regionalism (46 slides)
March 23 - Surrealism (31 slides)
March 26 - April 3 - SPRING BREAK!  Woo Hoo!
April 4 - Abstract Expressionism (24 slides)
April 5 - Pop Art (45 slides)
April 7 - Op Art / Environmental Art (17 slides)
April 8 - Postmodern Architecture (22 slides)

SECTION 4d TEST - APRIL 12 &
13  

  SECTION 5: Indigenous Americas
April 14 - Indigenous Americas (53 slides)
  SECTION 6: Africa
April 18 - West and Central Asia (40 slides)
SECTION 5 & 6 TEST - APRIL
21
  SECTION 7: West and Central Asia (40 total)
April 22 - West and Central Asia (40 slides)
  SECTION 8: South, East and Southeast Asia (102 total)
April 25 - Intro to Buddhism (14 slides)
April 26 - Intro to Hinduism (14 slides)
April 27 - South, East and Southeast Asia (74 slides)
 
SECTION 7 & 8 TEST - MAY 2 & 3
  SECTION 9: The Pacific (27 total)
May 4 - The Pacific (27 slides)
  SECTION 10: Global Contemporary (72 total)
May 6 - Global Contemporary (72 slides)
SECTION 9 & 10 -
MAY 9  

 

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