We interviewed Cynthia T. She majored in art and art education. Now she is a very creative artists and lives in Southern Louisiana.
This is our interview....
Us: What are some of the characteristics of Renaissance artwork?
CT: Realism and joy of the human body and expression. Sculptures were classical and based on many Roman gods.
Us: Did artists of the Renaissance go to collage to learn about art?
CT: No they did not. I mean were talking about the 1400's people were brought up around painters and sculptors.
Us: Who were some people famous for their sculpting?
CT: Well, one very important sculptor was Botticelli. He was an artist around the High Renaissance. Although Botticelli was famous for just his sculpting, Leonardo was a famous for his painting, mathematics, designing war guns and helicopters and many other things. So how can you compare a famous sculptor to a famous everything else besides sculpting?