THE ART OF CHINA

(209 BCE - 1400 CE)

CONTENT: What do you see?

FORM: The details (what you see more exactly). How the artist delivers the content.

CONTEXT: Everything NOT observable.

FUNCTION: The intended purpose of the work.

Assignments:

READINGS: Stockstad, Chapter 10, pgs 295-329

 

RESEARCH: 

 

Q CARDS: Images displayed

 

SNAPSHOT Sheet:

China/Japan/Korea
Unit Sheet

APAH 250 Images:

China:

193. Terra Cotta Warriors

194. Funeral banner of Lady Dai (Xin Zhui)

195. Longmen caves, Luoyang, China

206. Forbidden City

        - front gate

        - Hall of Supreme Harmony

        - The Palace of Tranquility and Longevity

201. Travelers among Mountains and Streams, 

         Fan Kuan

204. The David Vases

Korea:

196. Gold and jade crown

205. Portrait of Sin Sukju

Central + East Asia Unit Sheet:

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A very special thank you to Dr. Robert Coad for his infinite wisdom, amazing workshops, gift of materials and time, and years of support.

Another special thank you to Ms. Marsha Russell for her devotion to teaching and generosity in sharing her materials and knowledge with all of us.

Thank you to Valerie Park for her inspirational AP Art History web site that guided the creation of this site.