Author: Shan Bryan-Hanson

Roman Tile Patterns and Imagery

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.

Rome: Renaissance

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: