Friday, 28 September 2012

C. 1400 - 1500 AD

Stuff That Happened...
-          Art changed in a big way. It became more about luxury and vanity then truth and documentation.

-          People began to be more individual. They looked to science for answers rather than the church/ religion.

-          Growing nations feel restricted by high taxation from Rome.

-          Architecture becomes extravagant.

-          Banks become public

-          Christopher Columbus discovers the Americas

-          Leonardo da Vinci is born and becomes a painter, sculptor, inventor, theorist and much more.

-          The Age of Discovery begins. The world becomes more connected as more places are discovered and explored.

-          The bridge between the middle ages and the modern era.

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