Read A Brief Introduction to Roman Mosaics as inspiration and direction for our studio tile making project. Scroll through this slideshow of images from ancient Rome. Also, take a look at some Roman tile works in the Met’s Collection.
Read about the influence of Ancient Rome on the Renaissance. and Architecture in Renaissance History: https://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/itar/hd_itar.htm Read about the Sistine Chapel Watch:
Watch these videos for a continued primer on Ancient Rome: