Types of art

What were the diffrent kinds of art duiring the Renaissance?

Renaissance Art

The purpose of renaissance art was to show the importance of people and nature Not just religion and the church. Three examples of renaissance art are artists showed religious and nonreligious scenes, Figures looked lifelike and three-dimensional, reflecting an increasing knowledge of anatomy, Colors were shown responding to light.

Classical Art

The purpose of much of their art was to show the importance of ordinary people and civic leaders, as well as gods and goddesses. Three characteristics of classical art are artists valued balance and harmony, faces were calm and without emotion, faces were calm and without emotion.

Medieval Art 

The purpose of much medieval art was to teach religion to people who could not read or write. Three examples of medieval art are most art was religious, showing Jesus, saints, and people from the Bible, faces were serious and showed little expression, backgrounds were mostly one color, often blue or gold.

Here is an example of each type.

sources for pictures

http://www.artsales.com/ARTprints/Print_ARTchive_images_for_comparison.html

"Giclee Art Prints Archive L Printing Classical Art Images Restored in Photoshop." Giclee Art Prints Archive L Printing Classical Art Images Restored in Photoshop. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Mar. 2015.

http://www.mrdowling.com/704-art.html

"Renaissance Art." - History for Kids. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Mar. 2015.

http://www.wga.hu/html_m/zgothic/mosaics/8/4byzant.html

"Salvator Mundi by MOSAIC ARTIST, Byzantine." Salvator Mundi by MOSAIC ARTIST, Byzantine. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Mar. 2015.