Answer the following questions in both part 1 and part 2:
In much of Islamic art depictions of the human form are conspicuously absent.
Why is the human form often not represented in Islamic art? Are there instances when the human form is permitted to be represented?
In lieu of the human form, what other artforms are found in Islamic art (both religious and secular)?
Describe the artistic characteristics which are present in these artforms and post visual examples to support your answers.
Quoted sources must have proper citations!
Watch the two videos: ”Impressionism: A French Art Movement” and “French Impressionism.”
Answer the following questions:
Why was the Impressionist era so important in art history?
What were the major characteristics and themes of this period?
Do you think this period was a turning point in the history of art?
What work* of the Impressionist period do you feel best illustrates this change?
*You are to name a specific artwork and artist of the 19th Century Impressionist period and post an image of the artwork.