Embark on a captivating journey through one of the most transformative and culturally significant periods in human history – the Renaissance. The Renaissance, which flourished from the 14th to the 17th century, was a time of profound artistic and intellectual awakening. It marked a revival of classical ideals and a rebirth of creativity, leading to remarkable advancements in art and music. Throughout this course, we will explore the intertwined narratives of visual and auditory creativity, discovering how art and music converged and influenced each other during this period. Learn more about the Renaissance's artistic and musical treasures. Join us in unravelling the timeless beauty and enduring legacy of this extraordinary era, where art and music converged to shape the course of human creativity and culture.
The 2 hours will be taught in an informal lecture/ discussion format with presentations shared on screen. There will be a 10-minute break in the middle of the session. You are encouraged to engage in discussion and lecture materials will be shared by email. Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
There are no entry requirements. This course will be accessible to you if you have no prior knowledge of art and design and is open to learners with varying backgrounds, as well as art practitioners
Instructions and support will be sent out before the course start date by your tutor via email.
You will find it helpful to bring a paper and pen for making notes. You may also want to upload materials and links to share with your class
We offer a range of long and short courses in art history at Morley and cover a range of periods and subjects of interest. You can browse our full programme by searching "art history" on our website.