Asked in History, Politics & SocietyHistory of EuropeRenaissanceHarlem Renaissance
History, Politics & Society
History of Europe
Why did the renaissance occur?
Asked in Middle Ages
Did the rinaissance era occur after the medieval period?
Asked in History, Politics & Society, Renaissance
What conditions needed to exist before the Renaissance could occur?
There were a lot of conditions that had to be present, but one aspect that truly pushed the Renaissance to begin was the lack of secularism. Secularism is the division between church and state. Before the Renaissance, people were in a completely religiously biased fashion. The Renaissance changed these ways by instilling secularism.
Asked in Roman Empire, Ancient Greece
What was Europe's rediscovery of the ancient Greek and Romans called?
Asked in Renaissance, Italy
Why did the renaissance occur in northern Europe later than it did in Italy?
Asked in Entertainment & Arts, Renaissance
What was the main entertainment during the Renaissance?
The main entertainment was simply theatre. Plays were contributed throughout all of the Renaissance. There was also art that many people enjoyed. If you consider sports part of entertainment than Joust Tournaments were a huge part of the Renaissance time period. Tons of Europe citizens gathered at fairs and social gatherings to see jousting occur.
Asked in Raphael (artist)
Was Raphael a High Renaissance or Early Renaissance artist?
Asked in History of Europe, Renaissance, History
Is the high renaissance the same as the renaissance period?
Asked in Entertainment & Arts, Renaissance, Art History
How do the high renaissance and early renaissance art differ?