Here at Ridge Light Ranch, we love to integrate art appreciation with our art lessons!
On our Art Periods or Movements page, you find simple explanations of each period or movement with a short list of the most famous artists in that period or movement.
Here’s a chronological listing of the art lessons we have available:
In ancient art, we often don’t know the name of the artist so we study the art of each culture instead.
Greek and Roman Art
Pre-Renaissance to Post Renaissance
- Giotto, the Father of the Renaissance (1270-1337)
- Ghiberti (1378 – 1455)
- Fra Angelico (1395- 1455)
- Albrecht Durer (1471 – 1528)
- Michelangelo (1475 – 1564)
- El Greco and Post Renaissance (1541 – 1614)
- Thomas Cole (1801 – 1848) (coming soon!)
- Edgar Degas (Impressionist) (1834 – 1917)
- Claude Monet (Impressionist) (1840 – 1926)
- Bethe Morisot (Impressionist) (1841 – 1895)