Timeline (Copy)

Events

Stone Age (Visual Art)

30000 BC - 2500 BC

Mesopotamian Period (Visual)

3500 BC - 539 BC

Egyptian Period (Visual)

3100 BC - 30 BC

Greek and Hellenistic Period (Visual)

850 BC - 31 BC

The Iliad

760 BC - 710 BC

Recorded sometime between 760-710BC

The Odyssey

760 BC - 710 BC

Indian, Chinese, and Japanese Period (Visual)

653 BC - 1900 AD

Aesop's Fables

620 BC - 564 BC

Roman Period (Visual)

500 BC - 476 AD

Antigone Premier

Approx. 441 BC

Oedipus the King Premier

429 BC

Oedipus at Colonus

Approx. 401 BC

Confessions

397 - 400

Byzantine and Islamic

476 - 1453

Medieval Period (MUSIC)

500 - 1400

Middle Ages (Visual)

500 - 1400

Beowulf

700 - 1000

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

1275 - 1300

Inferno

1300 - 1400

Canterbury Tales

1386

Renaissance Period (MUSIC)

1400 - 1600

Key Composers:
Renaissance Playlist

Early and High Renaissance

1400 - 1550

Venetian and Northern Renaissance

1430 - 1550

Mannerism

1527 - 1580

Romeo and Juliet

Approx. 1595

MacBeth

1599 - 1606

Hamlet

1599 - 1602

Baroque (Visual)

1600 - 1750

Baroque Period (Music)

1600 - 1760

Key Composers: Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel, Antonio Vivaldi, Dominico Scarlatti, Henry Pucell, Claudio Monteverdi, George Phillip Telemann
Baroque Playlist

Classical Period (Music)

1730 - 1820

Key Composers: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Joseph Haydn, Johann Christian Bach, Antonio Salieri, Muzio Clementi

Classical Playlist

Neoclassical (Visual)

1750 - 1850

Romanticism (Visual)

1780 - 1850

Romantic Period (Music)

1780 - 1910

Realism (Visual)

1848 - 1900

The Scarlet Letter

1850

Impressionism (Visual)

1865 - 1885

Key Artists: Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Representational art that does not necessarily rely on realistic depictions, loose brush strokes, subdued color palette.

Claude Monet
Water Lilies 1916-1919

Impressionist Period (Music)

1875 - 1925

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

1876

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

1884

Post-Impressionism

1886 - 1910

Key Artists: Vincent Van Gogh, Paul Cezanne, Paul Gaugin, George Seurat, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
A broad range of artists unified by their motivation to respond to Impressionism. Divided into two main camps, the precursors to both Cubism, and Abstract Expressionism

Paul Gaugin
Vision after the Sermon (1888)

Modernism/High Modern Period (Music)

1890 - 1975

Key Composers:
Modernism Playlist

Fauvism and Expressionism

1900 - 1935

Key Artists:Matisse, Kirchner, Kandinsky, Marc
Harsh colors and flat surfaces, emotion distorting form

Henri Matisse
The Woman with a Hat
1905

20th Century (Music)

1900 - 2000

Cubism, Futurism, Supremativism, Constructivism, De Stijl

1905 - 1920

Key Artists: Picasso, Braque, Leger, Boccioni, Severini, Malevich
New Forms used to convey modern life

Georges Braque
Violin and Pallete
1909

World War 1

1914 - 1918

Dada and Surrealism

1917 - 1950

Key Artists: Duchamp, Dalí, Ernst, Magritte, de Chirico, Kahlo
Ridiculous art; painting dreams and exploring the unconscious

Of Mice and Men

1937

World War II

1939 - 1945

The Grapes of Wrath

1939

Abstract Expressionism

1940 - 1949

Key Artists: Gorky, Pollock, de Kooning, Rothko, Warhol, Lichtenstein
pure abstraction and expression without form; popular art absorbs consumerism, expressing profound emotion and universal themes.
Willem DeKooning
Door to the River

Oil on Canvas

Cry the Beloved Country

1948

Fahrenheit 451

1953

The Crucible

1953

Fellowship of the Ring

1954

Pop Art

1960 - 1969

Key Artists: Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, James Rosenquist, and Claes Oldenburg.

Postmodernism and Deconstructivism

1970 - Present

Key Artists: Gerhard Richter, Cindy Sherman, Anselm Kiefer, Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid
Art without a center and reworking and mixing past styles
Richter
Abstraktes Bild • Abstract Painting

1999 50 cm x 72 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 858-3
Oil on Alu Dibond

Contemporary/Post-modern Period (Music)

1975 - Present

21st Century (Music)

2000 - Present

Church History

Life of Christ

0 AD - 33 AD

Ninety-five Theses

1517