Video: Tips on Giving Oral Presentations
Remember to address the following:
Trends and Styles of Art: Describe the trends and styles of art from the traditional culture or period in art history.
Role and Purpose of Art: What is the role and purpose of art in the traditional culture or period in art history?
Arts and Culture or Period: How does art from the traditional culture or period in art history reflect that traditional culture, or period in art history (how does the art reflect the culture or historical period)?
Compare and Contrast Art: Compare and contrast art from the traditional culture or period in art history with your understanding of current trends in art (use the previous prompts to direct your comparison).
Specific Art: Focus on a specific piece of art from the traditional culture or period in art history. How has the meaning of that piece of art been affected over time because of changes in interpretation and context (How was the art thought of then versus how is the art thought of now)?
This is an art presentation; be sure to include relevant art.
Do not include unrelated information or images in your presentation.
Art of the Upper Paleolithic Period from the Lascaux Caves of Southwestern France
Art of the Benin Empire of Africa
The Gupta Period of Indian Art
The Islamic Art of Ottoman Miniatures
Art of the Edo Period of Japan
The Aztec Art of Central America