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					How does Greek Art reflect
the values and beliefs of
their society?
Format for Viewing Art
What Do I See?   What Does it
 Mean?           Mean?
Example (Staples High
School)
What Do I See?        What Does It Mean?
-3 story building      -academic building
-desks and chairs     -classes going on
-people                 -student learning
-auditorium/theatre      -clubs engage
-courtyard                 students beyond
-fields/pool               classrooms
Parthenon

   Constructed between 447-432 BC
   Built under Pericles
   Temple to Goddess Athena
   Proportions carefully designed
   Symmetrical
4 Main Components to
Classical Greek Art
   Order
   Balance
   Symmetry
   Proportion

You will see these elements in art and
 sculpture from the classical era.
 How does the
Parthenon reflect
  Greek ideals?
Your Task

   Review the piece of art assigned to
    your group.
   On the sheet:
    – show how the objects reflects the 4
      components of classical Greek art.
    – Show how the object reflects the Greek
      Ideals.
   Present your findings to the class.

				
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