Art homework

Posted on February 5, 2014 Due Date: February 12, turn in class 

Select one of the following video clips. Write a short personal response essay and summarize the 

main points presented within the video clip. These provide a more accurate degree of size/scale and 

magnitude of these art works. Do not use any additional research. 


Your essay assignment must be typed, single space on 8 1/2 x 11 paper using size 12 font. Make 

sure that your essay has clear and well organized thoughts and brings something interesting or 

insightful to this discussion. 


Be aware 400 words is a MINIMUM. We have found that the more time and energy you put into a 

project, the more you have to say, but, please no more than more than 450 words. 


Please use Chicago Manual of style to cite any reference notes. 


If you need any additional help with the Chicago Style please go to the following link: 


General Writing Rubric: Mechanics of writing 

ï‚· Organization, including effective introduction and conclusion. 

ï‚· Statements are backed up with well-explained, specific examples. 

ï‚· Sources of ideas and information are documented and acknowledged. 

ï‚· Language is well-chosen and spelling and grammar have no errors. 


Select one of the following video clips: 

Video Clip 1 

Option 1: Iktinos and Kallikrates, The Parthenon, 447 – 432 B.C.E. 


Video Clip 2 

Kritios Boy, c. 480 B.C.E. 



Video Clip 3 

The Pantheon, Rome 



Video Clip 4 

Part 1: Cathedral of Notre Dame de Chartres, c.1145 and 1194-c.