History of Art Essay- The Hagia Sophia, Instanbul
History of Art – The Hagia Sophia, Instanbul, Turkey
For this assignment, you will create work of art that is influenced by the following building. Using your textbook, the library, Unit Resources, and the Internet, familiarize yourself with the following:
- The Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey
In your exploration, go beyond looking at illustrations; you should gain an understanding of the historical significance of the building.
You will create work of art and upload it to the Discussion Board. If you did not create work digitally, you will need to scan the finished product. Your file should be a .jpg or .gif file. Remember, your colleagues will view your work.
Which example will you be using as your inspiration? Thoroughly explain why you selected it. Include all of the background research that you discovered on the building including why this particular piece inspires you.
When you have finished your exploration, create work of art that is influenced by the building you explored in Part I. Be creative!
Attach the artwork and explain why the medium you selected is appropriate for your inspiration piece. Did you utilize any special techniques to accomplish your art?