Baroque Art - 381 Words
January 4, 2015
Baroque Art: What is it and why do we care about it?
The Baroque is often thought of as a period of artistic style that used exaggerated motion and clear, easily interpreted detail to produce drama, tension, exuberance, and grandeur in sculpture, painting, architecture, and music. The style began around 1600 in Rome, Italy and spread to most of Europe. It’s defined as “a style of European architecture, music, and art of the 17th and 18th...
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