Video 8 – Writing as Art (Short)

 

 

This shorter video is about a state of Nike (Victory) in the Museum of Classical Archaeology. The artist tells us not only his name, but a bit about why the statue was set up.

Advertisements

Video 9 – Writing as Art (Long)

 

 

This longer video looks at the writing on a Greek pot in the Fitzwilliam Museum. Why use writing on a pot that already has pictures on it?