Finding a voice through A Level Art & Design
This article features the A2 Coursework project of Emily Fielding, completed while studying Edexcel A Level Art and Design at Kennet School, England. Emily gained 100% (A*).
Leonardo da Vinci | Drawings
Uomo d'ingegno e talento universale del Rinascimento italiano, incarnò in pieno lo spirito della sua epoca, portandolo alle maggiori forme di espressione nei più disparati campi dell'arte e della conoscenza. Fu pittore, disegnatore, scultore, architetto, ingegnere, scenografo, anatomista, letterato, musicista, progettista e inventore. È considerato uno dei più grandi geni dell'umanità.
Leonardo da Vinci: Facts & Biography
Leonardo da Vinci, perhaps most noted as an artist, was also an architect, inventor and chronicler of science, among other outlets for his talents.
Hundreds of years ahead of his time: Leonardo da Vinci's extraordinarily detailed anatomical drawings show he was more than a match for today's medical technology
Leonard da Vinci's collection of notebooks, which date between 1452 and 1519, are filled with sketches of the human body which resemble today's scans to an 'astonishing degree'.
Leonardo da Vinci (Vinci 1452-Amboise 1519) - Recto: The bones of the foot, and the shoulder. Verso: The veins and muscles of the arm
Recto: six studies of the left foot and ankle, showing the articulation of the bones; two drawings of the leg and foot on a smaller scale; a deep dissection of the right shoulder joint; notes on the drawings. Verso: two studies of the right arm, stretched out to the side, showing superficial muscles; two torsos of a man in profile to the right, showing muscles of the neck and the right arm; notes on the drawings.
Five da Vinci inventions that could have revolutionized the history of technology
Leonardo da Vinci is one of the most famous artists in history. His genius, however, was not just in his art; Leonardo was also a brilliant inventor in the fields of civil engineering, chemistry, hydrodynamics, optics, mechanical engineering, pyrotechnics, anatomy, and physics.