gothic art was born in the mid-twelf century in france.
ARCHITECTURE: POINTED ARCH,RIB VAULT,FLYING BUTRESSES, LIGHTER WALLS, LARGE WINDOWS,
SCULPTURE: decorating facades,tympanums and archivolts. There were gargoyles and tonds of king, nobles and clergy. It is more expressive and tends more to realism than romanesque.
PAINTING: also more realistic. It used to be tempera.It was located in altar picies . Subjects were religious. In flanders, the bourgeosie commidieoned oilportraits on scenes of every day life.