Thursday, October 22, 2015

Apulu "Apollo of Veii"

Tarquinius - King Commissioned work
On roof of Portonaccio Temple Italy
Terracotta Clay Painted
510 -500 BCE
Apulu part of Greek Myth

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Cave of Forgotton Dreams

The Cave of Forgotten Dreams Film Guide
1.    When and where was the cave discovered?
Answer……………………. All questions
2.    Why was a door installed into the opening of the cave?

3.    Where were the red spots discovered and how were they made?

4.    What was the first proof that the drawings were not forgeries?

5.    Why did the scientist believe that the artist created the bison with eight legs?  What other possible reason do you think that this might have been done?

6.    What possible landmark was near the cave?

7.    Why did the filmmakers think that there might have been dancing in the cave?

8.    What does the presence of bones indicate?

9.    How did they know that one person created the red dots in different parts of the cave?

10. What animal is combined with a woman?

11. What was discovered in 2008?  What material was it created from?

12. What was most significant about this cave to you?

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Stone Age - Paleolithic
 1st pictorial image 40,000 BCE in South Africa