European Arts And Crafts Quiz! Trivia

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 297

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
European Arts And Crafts Quiz! Trivia

Do you know anything about European arts and crafts? Do you think you can pass this quiz? In continental Europe, the revitalization and preservation of national styles was an essential motive of arts and crafts designers. The arts and crafts group in the decorative and fine arts began in Britain and blossomed in Europe and North America between 1880 through 1920. Take this quiz and learn more about European arts and crafts.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Pastels are a unique painting medium in which the colors are mixed on the paper by overlaying or blending, rather than on a palette. Each pastel gives a slightly different result. What are the different kinds of pastels?
    • A. 

      Hard, soft and pencil

    • B. 

      Pastellist, medium and hard

    • C. 

      Light, smooth and hard

  • 2. 
    Which Spanish artist painted the "The Burial of Count Orgaz", for the Church of Santo Tomé in Toledo? 
    • A. 

      Velázquez

    • B. 

      El Greco

    • C. 

      Francisco de Goya

  • 3. 
      When was one of the first humankind's earliest pieces of art discovered in Spain?
    • A. 

      1985

    • B. 

      1879

    • C. 

      1875

  • 4. 
    What is the painting movement that was developed in France by Monet in the late XIX century called?
    • A. 

      Impressionism

    • B. 

      Realism

    • C. 

      Cubism

  • 5. 
    Which kind of projection that simulates the effect of a camera viewfinder was developed by Brunelleschi in his paintings?
    • A. 

      Axonometric projection

    • B. 

      Perspective projection

    • C. 

      Oblique projection

  • 6. 
    Which of the following was the first Spanish cartoon character to be created?
    • A. 

      Mortadelo

    • B. 

      Zape

    • C. 

      Batman

  • 7. 
    How many years did it take to build Calatrava’s famous “Alamillo Bridge”?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      5

  • 8. 
    Why is Liverpool’s Super Lamb Banana so representative of the city?
    • A. 

      Because it is very fashionable to have it on your iPod.

    • B. 

      Because it represents both main product industries at Liverpool’s port in the past.

    • C. 

      Because it is a very unusual and attractive artistic monument for tourists.

  • 9. 
    Which animals appear in Picasso’s “Guernica”?
    • A. 

      A cat, a dog and a bull

    • B. 

      A horse, a bull and a mouse

    • C. 

      A horse, a bull and a dove

  • 10. 
    Where is Turner’s “The Storm (Shipwreck)” exhibited?
    • A. 

      In the Louvre (Paris)

    • B. 

      In the British Museum (London)

    • C. 

      In the Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam)