#1
I need help for my final history paper.

I need to choose one piece of Renaissance art that best exemplifies Western Civilization. I don't know much about Renaissance art, apart from the obvious pieces (Mona Lisa, Creation of Adam, Venus taking a bath or some shit).

So if any of you fine fellas and lady-fellas can help me out, that'd be great and I will sell you my Star Wars: The Force Awakens Opening Day IMAX ticket, at a discounted rate
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#2
Your final art history paper is on renaissance art and you don't know much about it? I think you might have messed up somewhere along the line, this one's probably down to you to solve.
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Your final art history paper is on renaissance art and you don't know much about it? I think you might have messed up somewhere along the line, this one's probably down to you to solve.

the class is History 1(something), Intro to Western Civ
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#5
The Calling of St. Matthew by Caravaggio.

Mention the use of chiaroscuro or something and it'll look like you paid attention (which you obviously didn't, which sucks for you because Art History is one of the few great worthless degrees).
#7


American and French Revolutions > Enlightenment > Renaissance > Ancient Greeks > Trojan War > Helen > Leda and the Swan
^^The above is a Cryptic Metaphor^^


"To know the truth of history is to realize its ultimate myth and its inevitable ambiguity." Everything is made up and the facts don't matter.


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#8
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American and French Revolutions > Enlightenment > Renaissance > Ancient Greeks > Trojan War > Helen > Leda and the Swan

stewieswan multi confirmed


idk just do like michelangelo and be all "western society has been predominately christian, michelangelo did the sistine chapel, checkmate"
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#9
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The only thing anyone should ever ask of art history majors is to reconsider their life choices.

> working at wendy's

sorry I had to

...modes and scales are still useless.


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#11
Talk about how Ruben's The Three Graces promotes an unhealthy body image in women.
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#12
^I imagine they're keeping it to renaissance era civilisation

anyhow

>being on an art history course and not knowing your shit
m8 if you don't know it, research it, don't come on here. The people who succeed with that sort of degree work fucking hard, they don't ask a bunch of artistically blind twatheads like the friendly folks on UG
they're coming to take me away
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#13
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^I imagine they're keeping it to renaissance era civilisation

anyhow

>being on an art history course and not knowing your shit
m8 if you don't know it, research it, don't come on here. The people who succeed with that sort of degree work fucking hard, they don't ask a bunch of artistically blind twatheads like the friendly folks on UG

The definition of civilisation is oil paintings of big assed women.

EDIT: Also, the people who 'succeed' with art history degrees have parents who own banks.
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#14
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^I imagine they're keeping it to renaissance era civilisation

anyhow

>being on an art history course and not knowing your shit
m8 if you don't know it, research it, don't come on here. The people who succeed with that sort of degree work fucking hard, they don't ask a bunch of artistically blind twatheads like the friendly folks on UG

It's not an art history class haha it's just history
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#15
There are some art history majors around here, but they're on shift at Taco Bell right now. Check back later.
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#16
I just realized my boss is an art history major haha I work at a call center

Anywho, thanks for the suggestions fellas
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#17
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The definition of civilisation is oil paintings of big assed women.

EDIT: Also, the people who 'succeed' with art history degrees have parents who own banks.




and

“Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge.”
Charles Darwin
#18
this is ****ing stupid, just unban me. Especially when they want me back and account for like 90% of your userbase, but i do what you want

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#19
this is ****ing stupid, just unban me. Especially when they want me back and account for like 90% of your userbase, but i do what you want

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#20
I recommend a Basquiat painting
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#21
this is ****ing stupid, just unban me. Especially when they want me back and account for like 90% of your userbase, but i do what you want

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