Art of Greece

classical art and sculptres


The Athens would make pottery. They would use this pottery for almost everything. They would make clay pot used for cooking and bowls, jars used for storing things and drinking from, and vases for decoration. The Athens painted them with religious or mythological scenes.


Athena was the goddess of wisdom. a statue thirty-eight feet statue mad completely out of gold and ivory. It take a lot of work and time to build something that big completely out of gold and ivory.

Modern Day

Over time art will get better in some way. The difference between ancient Greek art and modern day art is that today we have more skill and things we can do to improve the way it looks. During the classical era of Greek art there was no emotion. Today we pour our feelings into our art. We try let people feel what we do.


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Staff, "Ancient Greek Art." A&E Television Networks, 1 Jan. 2010. Web. 3 Sept. 2014.