The Ancient Greeks
The ancient Classical and Hellenistic eras of Greece are undoubtedly the most splendid, having left behind a host of ideas, concepts, and art to provide the foundation of what we call “western civilization”. However, the two previous millennia that...
The arts of ancient Greece have exercised considerable influence on the culture
of many countries all over the world, particularly in the areas of sculpture and ...
Find out more about the history of Ancient Greek Art, including videos, interesting
articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...
Artists in ancient Greece thought of art as a way of creating order out of chaos -
taming wild things and making them into something human and good. Greek ...
An alphabetical listing of the men who painted vases - and any other type of Classical pottery you could think of - in Ancient
Greece. (To view Ancient Greek
sculptors, painters, mosaicists and architects, go to this page .) Use Ctrl+F (Windows) or C... More »
Pictures from museum collections, and essays on major movements and specific
The art of ancient Greece has exercised an enormous influence on the culture of
many countries from ancient times until the present, particularly in the areas of ...
Ancient Greek art was collected in ancient Rome, studied during the
Renaissance and formalized in the 19th century. It is the most influential art ever
Sculpture and Art. Architecture in ancient Greece: Greek life was dominated by
religion and so it is not surprising that the temples of ancient Greece were the ...
The arts reflect the society that creates them. Nowhere is this truer than in the
case of the ancient Greeks. Through their temples, sculpture, and pottery, the ...