Artworks are often used to communicate stories
Subject: General Questions / College life
Artworks are often used to communicate stories. Commemorating important events, legends, and myths with images or a series of images to “tell” the story is a narrative device. In your response, discuss how specific works of art convey a narrative (a story). What does the narrative tell us about the culture in which it was made?
In your response, discuss how specific works of art and/or architecture communicated stories, and what that narrative tells us about the cultures that made the artwork. Compare and contrast specific art examples from the Neolithic and Ancient Near East eras. Please use specific examples of art works to illustrate your ideas.
In your own words, summarize how the artworks are reflective of the cultures that created them.
Develop a response of 250 words. Analyze and identify specific historical and visual examples to support your understanding of the topic. Include images with complete identifying information of the specific works of art you chose. Compose your thoughts with careful research and formulate independent conclusions.