This lesson covers divine architecture including the Ancient Greek Parthenon, Ancient Roman Pantheon, Byzantine Hagia Sophia, and Gothic Chartres Cathedral.

Adapting Materials

For ease of adapting the materials, editable files are provided. Under additional files, you can download the presentation in PowerPoint and the reading list and sketchbook assignment in Word.


This Art Appreciation OER was adapted from existing resources by Marie Porterfield Barry for the Fall 2019 semester as part of East Tennessee State University’s Open Educational Resources (OERs) Awards Program.

06-Divine-Architecture-Presentation.pptx (48117 kB)
Lesson 06 Presentation in PowerPoint

06-Divine-Architecture-Reading-List.docx (12 kB)
Lesson 06 Reading List in Word

06-Divine-Architecture-Sketchbook-Assignment.docx (11 kB)
Lesson 06 Sketchbook Assignment in Word