Impact of Renasanction on European Art

Julio Lindert

Introduction The Treaty of Nymegen has been in place for a few hundred years, but it’s about to expire. We do not know what will happen when the treaty expires, but we do know that we have been able to observe some of its effects on European societies. The ban […]

The Romantic Movement In European Art

Julio Lindert

Introduction The Romantic movement in European art was a reaction against Neoclassicism, an artistic style that was popular between 1750 and 1850. The Neoclassical movement emphasized reason and order in art, as opposed to emotion or imagination. The Romantics rebelled against this idea by emphasizing nature and emotion over reason, […]

The Most Amazing Ancient Monuments of Europe

Julio Lindert

Introduction While the United States is home to many famous monuments and sites, there are also some incredible ancient monuments in Europe. These sites have survived through the centuries and will continue to be visited by people from all over the world for thousands of years to come. Colosseum, Rome […]

The Art of Romanticism in Europe

Julio Lindert

Introduction Romanticism is a movement in art and literature that emphasized emotion, imagination and the supernatural. It began in Europe in the late 18th century and lasted until about 1830, although some writers and artists continued to pursue Romantic themes well into the 20th century. Romanticism was born out of […]

Masterpieces Of European Art

Julio Lindert

Introduction Europe is full of art, culture and history. I highly recommend that people travel to Europe and see some of its masterpieces. The Sistine Chapel The Sistine Chapel is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, within the Vatican City. It is famous for its frescos painted by Michelangelo between […]