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The Art Era Timeline is a very comprehensive overview, with dates, eras, famous artists of each movement and a thumbnail example of their most eminent works. Different eras are on separate pages. Due to the size of the Art Era Timeline file, I have broken the file into 4 downloads.
Art Era Timeline 1 Pre-Renaissance-18thC ~ 9 page download includes these art movements
Gothic Art, Byzantine Art, The Early Renaissance, The High Renaissance, The Northern Renaissance, Mannerism, Baroque Art, The Rococo Style, Neoclassicism, Academic Art and Japanese Ukiyo-e.
Art Era Timeline 2 19thC – Late 19thC ~ 14 page download of the 19th Century Art Movement Timeline focuses on the following movements
Romanticism, The Hudson River School, The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, Victorian Classicism, The Arts and Crafts Movement, Symbolism, Realism, The Barbizon School, Impressionism, Tonalism, Post-Impressionism, Les Nabis, Pointillism and Fauvism.
Art Era Timeline 3 Early 20th C – Modern ~11 page download of the 20th Century to the start of Modern Art feature theses Art Movements
Late 19th/Early 20th Century Design, Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau, Les Nabis, The Golden Age of Illustration, Art Deco, Realism Reinvented, Ashcan School, Camden Town Group, American Scene, American Regionalism, Social Realism, The Canadian Group Of Seven, Magic Realism, Contemporary Realism, 20th Century till Modern Art, Modern Art Movements
Art Era 4 Timeline Modern ~ A large file – 18 pages featuring the following movements
Modernism, Expressionism, Die Brücke, Der Blaue Reiter, Die Neue Sachlichkeit ,Bauhaus, Cubism, Dada, Futurism, Neo-Plasticism, Surrealism, Precisionism, Art Deco, The Harlem Renaissance, Abstract Expressionism, Pop Art, Op Art, Arte Povera, Photorealism, Minimalism, The Sensation Show and Folk Art
Music and Art Timeline ~ a parallel view of Music and Art Eras through the Era
Simple Famous Artist Timeline
Featuring ~ Rembrandt van Rijn, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Caravaggio, Joseph Farquaharson, John James Audubon, Jules Breton, Albert Bierstadt, Elizabeth Gardener Bouguereau, William Bouguereau
How to use the timeline:
- Print out and bind as is, or add to a Book of Centuries
- Cut and paste the pages side-by-side/ under each other as an art timeline. (It’ll be huge!)
- Add art work thumbnails to a timeline on a wall.
- Cut the art works and paste them on cards and let children match the artists to the eras.
All information for this timeline came from Artcyclopedia.com.
Have you downloaded all the other free Famous Artists and Impressionist Artists pages?