Hello everyone and welcome to Week 4 of ART F262X.

Please do the following before SUNDAY, February 6 (11:59PM).

1. Go through the material in the Venetian Renaissance wing.

2. Respond to the following forums on Slack:

Slack channel #week4part1

  • Venice vs. Florence: Venetian Renaissance art differed from that created in Florence in many ways including technique, subject matter, and intended audience. Choose works from both traditions to compare and contrast.

Slack channel #week4part2

  • Secular Art:  While artistic production in the name of Christianity was very important in Venice, there was a rise in secular (or non-religious) commissions. How do the conditions of production and display for these works differ from their religious counterparts.