Andrew Craver, Kayla Moore, Arron Turner, and Abby Elison

Main Idea

Date: 400AD-1400AD

In the Middle Ages, art evolves as humans continue addressing the traditional and the new, including Biblical subjects, Christian dogma, and Classical mythology.

During the Early Middle Ages, the Catholic Church financed many projects, and the oldest examples of Christian art survive in the Roman catacombs, or burial crypts beneath the city.

Main People/Locations

Filippo Brunelleschi

Mainly centered in western Europe around France and Germany.


The Medival art period was mainly pushed by religion.

Many artits painted for churches and priests

Much of the art was statues