Unit 6 discussion | Hu 240-7A Humanities | Herzing University–Minneapolis


Discussion Board: 

Using the video as the reference for your discussion posting and responses, compose a written discussion about the artwork presented in the video. 

In your original posting, discuss the following:

  • Do you know the works of art in this video?
  • Choose 10 of these artists and research them further online.
  • What about the time period that they were painting in?
  • What were the social conditions like, not just for wealthy people often depicted in the paintings, but for starving artists and the common man?
  • How did these artists contribute to our understanding of our history?

Please be sure to validate your opinions and ideas with citations and references in APA format.


Creations Play Art Channel, (2015). 50 greatest paintings, History masterpieces, famous artists, expensive pieces. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/ZSMaCs8mQls