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Renaissance Themes and the Modern World of Art

I think it’s important to start this post by mentioning that a comparison of Renaissance art to modern art is like comparing parents and children. Renaissance art did, after all, develop many of the basic ideas of modern art, such

Renaissance Themes and the Modern World of Art

I think it’s important to start this post by mentioning that a comparison of Renaissance art to modern art is like comparing parents and children. Renaissance art did, after all, develop many of the basic ideas of modern art, such

Humanism in the Modern World: An Unfortunate Shift

We’ve been learning for the past week now about the worldview that, supposedly, started the Renaissance: humanism. We’ve also learned that humanism as a belief still exists today. But it can’t be the same religiously naturalistic worldview as it was

Humanism in the Modern World: An Unfortunate Shift

We’ve been learning for the past week now about the worldview that, supposedly, started the Renaissance: humanism. We’ve also learned that humanism as a belief still exists today. But it can’t be the same religiously naturalistic worldview as it was