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QUESTIONS


  1. Who was the artist that drew the Vitruvian Man?
  2. ‘The Starry Night’ by Van Gogh is a view from the window of what building?
  3. Which famous painter could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time?
  4. Where did Theseus fight the Minotaur?
  5. In which Shakepeare play does Caliban remark that ‘this island is full of noises’?
  6. Which composer was able to compose music in spite of becoming almost totally deaf in later life?
  7. What was the name of the leader of the pigs, in the novel, Animal Farm, by George Orwell?
  8. What colour do you make when you mix White and Black?
  9. When was Leonardo da Vinci alive?
  10. What nationality is Roman Polanski the movie director?
  11. What musical contains songs such as ‘Summer Lovin’’, ‘Hopelessly Devoted’ and ‘Blue Moon’?
  12. The famous sculpture of David was a fine piece of art by ____?
  13. How many symphonies did Beethoven write?
  14. Which British Prime Minister’s painting of ‘The Goldfish Pool’ was sold for £1.8 million in 2014?
  15. What is the ending of the popular quote ‘I love you to the…’?
  16. Who composed ‘Swan Lake’?
  17. Who wrote the plays ‘End Game’ and ‘Waiting for Godot’?
  18. What is the Zodiac symbol for Pisces?
  19. Who is the author of ‘El Hombre de Arena’ (‘Sandman’)?
  20. Which present day female actor share the name of William Shakespeare’s wife?
  21. The device on which ceramic artists create pots is called what?
  22. What’s the ballet term of a 360 degree turn on one foot?
  23. What type of painting technique involves using small dots of paint to blur bright colours together? Splatting, Flicking, Dotillism or Pointillism
  24. Who said ‘We think too much and feel too little?
  25. ‘La Joconde’ is the French name for which famous painting?
  26. Who painted the Mona Lisa?
  27. Which famous artist was born in Malaga?
  28. Which of these is not a type of paint or ink used by artists? Powder Paint, Printing Ink, Putty Paint or Acrylic Paint
  29. What do the initials DIY usually stand for?
  30. What style of art was used in the construction of Notre Dame?
  31. What kind of instrument is a trumpet?
  32. A five finger exercise is a piece of music written for the purpose of practicing on what instrument?
  33. Which famous Art Gallery houses the Mona Lisa?
  34. The novel Wuthering Heights charts the tragic love story of which two people?
  35. Which artist famously cut of his own ear?
  36. Who is famous for painting ‘Matchstick Men’?
  37. Elizabeth and Mr Darcy can be found in which Novel written by Jane Austen?
  38. Who wrote the book ‘1984’?
  39. Who designed St Paul’s Cathedral?
  40. Who painted The Hay Wain?
  41. In which City would you find The Tate Gallery?
  42. What did Samuel Taylor Coleridge hang around the neck of the Ancient Mariner?

ANSWERS


  1. Leonardo da Vinci
  2. Asylum
  3. Leonardo da Vinci
  4. In a Labyrinth
  5. The Tempest
  6. Ludwig van Beethoven
  7. Napoleon
  8. Gray
  9. 1452-1519
  10. Polish-French
  11. Grease
  12. Michelangelo
  13. 9
  14. Winston Churchill
  15. Moon And Back
  16. Tchaikovsky
  17. Samuel Beckett
  18. Fish
  19. E T A Hoffman
  20. Anne Hathaway
  21. Wheel
  22. Pirouette
  23. Pointillism
  24. Charlie Chaplin
  25. Mona Lisa
  26. Leonardo da Vinci
  27. Pablo Picasso
  28. Acrylic Paint
  29. Do It Yourself
  30. Gothic
  31. Brass
  32. Piano
  33. The Louvre
  34. Heathcliffe and Catherine
  35. Vincent Van Gogh
  36. Lawrence Stephen Lowry
  37. Pride and Prejudice
  38. George Orwell
  39. Sir Christopher Wren
  40. John Constable
  41. Liverpool
  42. An Albatross