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This portion of the website is a compilation of research completed by the students in the Grade 11 art class during the spring term of '03.  This website contains information on the Neoclassic style of art that occurred in the 1700 - 1800s.

Three students were assigned to this topic.   During the weeks of preparation, the internet was used as the students sought information on their topic within 5 main categories:

Artists

Time Period

Location

Style

Activity

With the information, this group completed a presentation to the class.  

 


 

Neoclassic Quick Facts

 

  • art movement of centered in France, 1700 -1800's
  • Lofty, noble subject matter based on the history and mythology of ancient Greek and Rome.
  • architecture and draftsmanship important.
  • Shallow space as if figures appeared on narrow stage in "frozen" poses.
  • Figures illuminated in acidic light.
  • Artists include:

 

Jacques Louis David 

Jean August Dominique Ingres. 

 

created by

Joey Wargachuck

Adam Malloy

Adam Arsenault