Classical Greek Architecture and Art (4th and 5th Century BC)


– five full pages in length
– double spaced
– 1 inch margins on all sides
– 12 point type
– Times New Roman font
– Works Cited page (standard bibliographic MLA format)
– At least 5 sources
– no more than one internet source
– no more than one periodical source


Write a research-based essay discussing the history and
development of Classical Greek Architecture and Art (proportions, perfection, practicality, symmetry, divine geometry, anatomically correct sculptures, materials). Special emphasis should be placed upon the ideals and values (both artistically and personally) expressed through the work of artists of this culture. Formal issues, aesthetics, and historical relevance should be the focus of the paper.