Monday, August 18, 2008

Unit I- Arts and Culture in the Modern Era


The condition of man has changed more radically in the last hundred years. The turn of the century showed marked advances in technology. These advances led to the mechanization, so intense that in turn has affected the social, economic, and political structure of society.

The rapidly changing environment due to new discoveries inventions affect the art, too. These changes in the social order, ideas, beliefs and activities of man are reflected in the works of the artists. Their works contributed to the development of the contemporary society and the understanding of past cultures.

In this unit, you will learn the relationship or functions of modern art in life, religion, government, economy and technology development. Some of the famous artists and their artworks are included in this unit for you to analyze and appreciate.


Explain the relationship of the different aspects of life to art.
Identify some famous artists and their masterpieces in the 20th and 21st centuries
Identify modern artworks and artists in the Philippines and in other countries
Explain the emotions expressed in specific artwork
Discuss the meaning of art based on how it is expressed in the 20th and 21st centuries art styles and trends
Show own creativity based on the knowledge of modern art; and
Identify the similarities and differences of modern art from the Philippines and those from other countries.


Jade Graham said...

here are venetian mirrors and transistor radios. A stall sells reproduction antique, Design