Title: Name: Professor: Course: Institution: Date: Role of Art in India Art Review: Buddhism and Buddhist Art Above image: 1 Buddha Part 1: Thesis Statement The Sculpture of Buddha iconic piece of history. This period appears ancient but the method used by the artist indicates sophistication on his part. Reference Huntington Susan L. "Early Buddhist art and the theory of aniconism." Art Journal 49.4 (2010): 401-408. [...]
Write (Required and graded assignment, complete both parts): -Step 1 (3 points): Choose one of the following works of art from the homework readings for this week and write a thesis statement (can be more than one sentence) about this work. Post your thesis in the discussion. -Step 2 RESPOND/offer feedback in the discussion to a peer's post (2 points). Tell them one thing their thesis does well and offer them one helpful, kind, and thoughtful suggestion for improving their thesis. Be sure to look closely at the work they chose before responding to their post. Grading (3 + 2 points = 5 points total): Step 1: Thesis statement 3 pts. Thesis offers an original interpretation that is firmly based in the work (formal qualities of the object) and your understanding of the work's historical context based on your reading. 2 pts. Thesis offers a broad or vague interpretation of the work. 1 pt. Thesis is more than 2 sentences long or is not on a work of art from this week's homework readings. 0 pts. Thesis is plagiarized or missing. Step 2: 2 pts. Peer feedback points out a strength and offers helpful advice for improvement. 1 pt. Peer feedback is incomplete. 0 pts. Peer feedback is rude, hurtful, or missing.