The Anti-Classic What do you do after the peak moment of an idea?
Classical Greece and Hellenism
Simplified issues of Hellenism <ul><li>Greece conquered by the Greek educated Macedonian – Alexander </li></ul><ul><li>Exp...
The Renaissance & Mannerism Raphael,  The Entombment Fiorentino,  Moses Defending the Daughters of Jethro
The Renaissance & Mannerism Bellini,  Madonna With Saints Parmigianino,  Madonna with The Long Neck
The Renaissance & Mannerism Romano,  Palazzo de T é,  Mantua Michelangelo,  The Campidoglio, Rome
The End of the Renaissance <ul><li>What do you do after Raphael and the other “super-geniuses” of the age? </li></ul><ul><...
French Baroque + Rococo Watteau, Embarkation from Cythera Poussin, Burial of Phocion
 
French Baroque + Rococo Le Vau,  Hall of Mirrors, Versailles Cuvilles, Salon at the Amalienburg, Munich
Reasons for the Rococo <ul><li>In part Rococo was an extension of the aesthetic of the Baroque </li></ul><ul><li>Change of...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

The Anti Classic

525 views

Published on

Published in: Travel, News & Politics
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
525
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
9
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

The Anti Classic

  1. 1. The Anti-Classic What do you do after the peak moment of an idea?
  2. 2. Classical Greece and Hellenism
  3. 3. Simplified issues of Hellenism <ul><li>Greece conquered by the Greek educated Macedonian – Alexander </li></ul><ul><li>Expanding “global view” created by the exchanges within the new, large empire </li></ul><ul><li>Synthesis of Greek and “Barbarian” </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Renaissance & Mannerism Raphael, The Entombment Fiorentino, Moses Defending the Daughters of Jethro
  5. 5. The Renaissance & Mannerism Bellini, Madonna With Saints Parmigianino, Madonna with The Long Neck
  6. 6. The Renaissance & Mannerism Romano, Palazzo de T é, Mantua Michelangelo, The Campidoglio, Rome
  7. 7. The End of the Renaissance <ul><li>What do you do after Raphael and the other “super-geniuses” of the age? </li></ul><ul><li>Sack of Rome in 1527 by HRE, Charles V as part of a power struggle within the Catholic church </li></ul><ul><li>Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance rose up against the influence of the de’ Medici clan, the original patrons of the R. </li></ul>
  8. 8. French Baroque + Rococo Watteau, Embarkation from Cythera Poussin, Burial of Phocion
  9. 10. French Baroque + Rococo Le Vau, Hall of Mirrors, Versailles Cuvilles, Salon at the Amalienburg, Munich
  10. 11. Reasons for the Rococo <ul><li>In part Rococo was an extension of the aesthetic of the Baroque </li></ul><ul><li>Change of French Kings (Louis XIV  XV) = change in the court’s favor: the Grand Manner became an endless search of the pleasurable life </li></ul><ul><li>The excess of the Baroque provided a reason to seek a more intimate approach </li></ul>

×