The average length of response to each of the prompts should be between 375 – 400 words.
From your reading and any additional research you have performed, had
the role and purpose of art changed dramatically during the Stone Age?
Survey the commonly recognized kinds of art, be specific about any
changes to each kind, and support your position with evidence using
proper formalisms and terminology.
Identify a piece of art of any form, including but not limited to
drawing, sculpture, pottery, writing, calligraphy, and architecture from
particular period of the ancient world that you find particularly
attractive. Using insights gained from your reading, critically analyze
the piece in terms of form, function, and aesthetics for the people of
Identify a particular art form found in ancient times that, in your
opinion, evolved significantly during ancient times due to some
cultural, societal or technical change. Describe the art form, the
nature of the evolution, and the drivers for this evolution. Be
specific and support your answer.
Attack or defend the following assertion and support your position with
evidence. “During ancient times, art was primarily about the very rich
and powerful, their relationship with their god(s), and often was
associated or part of their journey into the afterlife.”
Dance and music has been significant part of life across our planet in
modern times. What evidence do we have about dance and music from
ancient times and the role it played in society?