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The changes to Art during the Renaissance

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´╗┐History homework The changes of art during the renaissance Art changed in many ways starting with one of the main points is that they started showing more depth in the painting making it more 3D like. This made it more interesting for the people and made them appreciate the artists more. They also changed by using perspective, which meant they showed a better way of depth, height and width this made it more realistic, and life like. Although it was some one else?s point of view but it still shared some same point. ...read more.


All of these things build up and make the painting more interesting. They also discovered a new way to help them start their painting, which was to dividing half the sketch to create the horizon then the horizon was divided in half to find the vanishing point. Two further vertical lines were drawn to create a large square in the centre of the canvas, and diagonals from the centre to the corners of the square were drawn to form the lines of perspective. ...read more.


The renaissance artists adopted the attitude of the classical artists by being more interested in people and the natural world. At first they focused on how to grab people?s attention to god and religious figures but that change by grabbing their attention to the character?s, objects, animals and even backgrounds so that they would make it look like real life. They also started putting more details in the muscles, stormy skies, mountains in early morning sunlight, and how trees and water moved in the wind. In the end art changed in many ways and most importantly in my opinion it changed to the better. ...read more.

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