Leonardo da vinci

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Leonardo da vinci

  1. 1. Hello my 9th Grade Art Students!!!<br />
  2. 2. Leonardo Da Vinci’s Biography<br /><ul><li>Born in Vinci, Italy on April 15th, 1452
  3. 3. At 15 he was apprenticed to Andrea del Verrocchio from 1470-1475
  4. 4. Created work predominantly in Milan and Florence
  5. 5. Has many famous works around the world which are held in museums
  6. 6. Died at the age of 67 in 1519, the cause is unknown</li></li></ul><li>I’m much more than just a painter!<br />
  7. 7. Cartographer<br />Anatomist<br />Painter<br />Engineer<br />AND WRITER!<br />Phew!...<br />Musician<br />Scientist<br />Sculptor<br />Geologist<br />Mathematician<br />Inventor<br />Architect<br />Botanist<br />
  8. 8. "The Mona Lisa<br />Vitruvian Man <br />Andrea del Verocchio and Leonardo, Baptism of Christ<br />Five Grotesque Heads<br />
  9. 9. Leonardo CompositionSymbolismand representation<br />The Last Supper<br />Madonna of the Rocks<br />
  10. 10. What you talkin’ bout’ Jesus?<br />Leonardo Da Vinci, The Last Supper, 1495-1498<br />Tempera on gesso,, 460 cm-880cm, Santa Maria della Grazie, Milan<br />The moment where Christ informs the disciples that one of them will <br /> betray him<br />2. Single vanishing point draws attention to the main figure (Jesus)<br />3. Very EMOTIONAL, Groups of 3 nervously discussing <br />4. Christ is subliminally haloed by light behind him<br />
  11. 11. John the Baptist, Mary, Jesus<br /> and angel in mysterious landscape<br />2. Mary’s hand represents the church<br />3. Jesus’ hand recalls the Sistine Chapel Creation of Adam<br />4. Mary and angel draw attention to John the Baptist<br />5. John the Baptist draws attention to Jesus<br />6. Jesus’ hand brings our eye back to Mary<br />Virgin of the Rocks, 1505-1508, Louvre, Altarpiece, Oil on Wood<br />
  12. 12. Leonardo The inventor <br /><ul><li>Worked for the Duke of Milan
  13. 13. Created Weapons, Buildings and Machinery</li></li></ul><li>“do you want to play a game?”<br />
  14. 14. “Go ahead, make my day…,” a little easier by inventing something!<br /><ul><li>1. Get into assigned groups.
  15. 15. 2. Brain storm!
  16. 16. The year is 1480, ASU Normal School has contacted</li></ul> your group to design a very complicated invention to reduce claustrophobic walking conditions!<br />3. You must include the following:<br /><ul><li>1. A detailed Sketch
  17. 17. 2. Directions
  18. 18. How it works
  19. 19. 3. Materials Used</li></li></ul><li>If you want more information about leonardoDa Vinci<br />http://www.myspace.com/4019794<br />

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