ART 272-1 FINAL Exam Study Guide Fall Term 2007
DUE: At the final exam period on Tuesday, November 20, 2007 at 10am in STAD 220.
LENGTH: At least one full page and no more than two pages [not counting your header. Submit in hard copy ONLY.
Please do ONE of the following two options
First describe the differences using the terms and concepts learned in this course; using the general terms such as form, line, mass etc., but also include those terms specific to the architecture of the periods being discussed. Then discuss the cultural and religious reasons for those differences, focusing in the iconography Please use all terms in a manner that indicates that you understand them.
Compare the Pantheon [Roman] and Chartres Cathedral [French] in terms of their architectural creation of space and light. Be sure to include what in Roman architecture was new and what it made possible in building and how the Gothic architects were able to move from the heavy Romanesque to the airy tracery of the Gothic cathedral. Please use the correct terms for each of the construction types. Use your book for the appropriate images for your discussion.
Part 2: IN CLASS during exam period [5 pts. 1/3 of exam]