Name Course Tutor Date Ancient Greek architecture Ancient Greek architecture emerges from the exceptional Greek art work that was characterized as precise and from the support of the regime that was founded on the promotion of culture. The architectural designs that the people of ancient Greek came up with in their time has been to a large extent been emulated in the modern architectural world especially in the last millennia. These are inclusive of the two principles portrayed in the classical and archaic Greek architecture; the Doric which is constituted of colonnades for public related places especially gatherings. Their length exceeded how much deep they were constructed and they also have three open dimensions. A good example of such a is the steal of Attalus in the Athenian agora constructed in the 1950s. After that the Greek built theatres mainly for men where women could not perform. Human sculptures were lined in the core of the constructions. Works Cited Jokilehto J. (2007). History of architectural conservation. Routledge. Nevett L. C. (2001). House and society in the ancient Greek world. Cambridge University Press. [...]
This assignment is for my Humanities class. This week you will take a digital field trip to view the Ancient Greece Architecture Gallery at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Located in New York, the Met offers one of the United States' most diverse and largest collections of art in the world. Your visit to the digital archive will help you develop your understanding of ancient Greek architectural forms, and provide key details about the contexts that these forms emerged from. For this assignment you will need to: Read the Lecture for the week Engage in weekly Discussions to help develop ideas Visit the Met Archive at: http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/grarc/hd_grarc.htm (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. Produce a two-page reflection assignment (see description below) For your reflection assignment for this week, please select one primary example from the archive and address the following in a two-page reflection assignment: Describe the example you have selected and provide the specific URL and the image Explain the origins and context of the example Include examples from the textbook this week that help develop your analysis of the work and its context Provide a link to a contemporary architecture work to help discuss the influence that ancient Greece continues to have on contemporary cultural patterns. Attached is the lesson for this week.