Great Artists and Their Works - introduction
Learn more about the world's famous artists and the art they created with this free online course.Publisher: Khan Academy
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This free online course begins with a review of art works by Michelangelo and Raphael. You will go through the videos that provide a brief explanation of the following works by Michelangelo, The Pieta, The Sistine Chapel, Moses, Rebellious slave and Dying Slave and Laurentian Library. You will also find reviews of the works by Raphael as well as videos that explain more about Leornado’s works: Virgin of the Rocks, Last Supper, The Virgin and Child with St Anne and St John the Baptist, and Adoration of the Magi.
Furthermore, in this free online introduction to world art, you will study the art works of Caravaggio and Jacques-Louis David. You will be learning about the following art works by Caravaggio: Narcissus At The Source, Crucifixion of St. Peter, The Supper At Emmaus, and Calling Of St. Matthew. Then you will learn about the art pieces of by Jacques-Louis David: Oath Of The Horatii, Death Of Socrates, Brutus The Bodies Of His Sons, The Intervention Of The Sabine and The Emperor in His Study. You will also have a review of the following works by Edouard Manet: Olympia, Luncheon Of The Grass, The Balcony, Emile Zola, The Railway, Corner Of A Cafe-Concert, and A Bar At The Folies-Bergere.
This free online course reviews several great artists, their amazing art works and will help you understand and appreciate various ancient paintings, sculptures and other original artefacts. By studying this online course you will learn to appreciate history, spirituality and culture. This online course is for anyone who wishes to be an artist or anyone who wishes to learn more about art history and develop their skills of observation, interpretation, criticism and critical thinking. Enroll in this online course today and start learning about the world history of art.Start Course Now
Michelanagelo and Raphael
Michelanagelo and Raphael - Learning Outcomes
Michelanagelo and Raphael - Lesson Summary
Leonardo da Vinci and Bernini
Leonardo da Vinci and Bernini -Learning Outcomes
Leonardo da Vinci's Works
Leonardo da Vinci and Bernini - Lesson Summary
Caravaggio and Jacques-Louis David
Caravaggio and Jacques-Louis David - Learning Outcomes
Jacques-Louis David's Works
Caravaggio and Jacques-Louis David - Lesson Summary
Edouard Manet and Pablo Picasso
Edouard Manet and Pablo Picasso - Learning Outcomes
Edouard Manet's Works
Pablo Picasso's Works
Edouard Manet and Pablo Picasso - Lesson Summary
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Describe Raphael as one of the greatest Italian Renaissance painters.
- Describe Michelangelo as an Italian sculptor, painter, architect and poet of the High Renaissance.
- Identify works of art by Michelangelo.
- Describe Leonardo da Vinci as one of the greatest Italian artists of the time.
- Identify works of art by Leonardo da Vinci.
- Describe Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio as an Italian painter.
- Explain Caravaggio's influence on the new Baroque style.
- Describe Jacques-Louis David as a French painter in the Neoclassical style.
- Identify Edouard Manet's paint works.
- Describe Pablo Picasso as was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist and theatre designer.
- Outline Pablo Picasso's works.
- Identify Pablo Picasso's paint works.
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