Evolution of Ancient Sculptures

boxer close upIt was a process of slow and deliberate evolution that created the beautiful depictions of the human body that we have all come to love, and the evolution of the man in the marble is just as intriguing as the finished product.

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Hellenistic art

Laocoon and his two soonIt is often diversity, then, that invites people to examine their own unquestioned convictions in governance, religion or art. And when one empire falls, there is new inspiration formed, new goals to pursue, more art to discover.

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High Classical art

insta4Few things impact a budding art scene like an empirical power showing off. The ruling class often invest heavily in propaganda and self grandeur, paid into the hands of the artistically gifted. 

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Egyptian Influence on Early Greek art

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It easily falls into the ‘conspiracy’ category, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t a fun story to tell. We are all taught that empires rise and fall and that every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. Ancient Greece and Ancient Egypt were no exception. 

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