Quiz: If You Can Get 10/15 On This Test, You Must Be An Art History Teacher


How well do you know your art history?

Take this quiz to see whether you'd make a good art history teacher or not, and test yourself on famous artists, pieces and styles!

 Dec 27, 2016
1 of 15Pick your answer!
What was the earliest form of art work?
Stone Carvings
2 of 15Pick your answer!
Around what era did painters begin experimenting with more abstract forms of art for the first time?
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Why wasn’t much art produced in Europe in the period after the fall of Rome?
People decided they didn't like art anymore
It was the Dark Ages
People were into music instead
4 of 15Pick your answer!
Christianity was a huge theme of art in the Middle Ages. True or false?
5 of 15Pick your answer!
Which artist was considered to be the first of the Renaissance artists?
Fra Angelico
6 of 15Pick your answer!
Who was known to be the pioneer of the abstract movement in the 20th century?
Wassily Kandinsky
7 of 15Pick your answer!
What region in France is "home" to the Bayeux Tapestry?
Grand Est
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Which Egyptian pharaoh’s reign produced what we know as Amarna art?
Ramses ll
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of the following construction styles were NOT developed during the Byzantine era?
10 of 15Pick your answer!
Which artist painted a portrait of Winston Churchill that he absolutely loathed?
Graham Sutherlan
Giorgio de Chirico
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Why did Winston hate his portrait?
He was portrayed as an old man
It was incomplete
It was too expensive
12 of 15Pick your answer!
Pictographs, engravings, petroglyphs, and sculptures are all kinds of rock art. True or false?
13 of 15Pick your answer!
Which artist is famous for cutting off part of his ear?
Henri Rousseau
Vincent Van Goh
14 of 15Pick your answer!
Name the artist who engraved ‘The Fall of Man’.
Albrecht Durer
15 of 15Pick your answer!
Who is considered the first great American landscape painter?
Thomas Cole
Jasper Johns
Mary Cassatt
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