Architectural theory and design in Italy from 1400–1520, with a special emphasis on the humanistic tradition. Examines relationship of Early Renaissance architecture to classical and medieval precedents. Covers Brunelleschi, Michelozzo, Alberti, Francesco di Giorgio, Bramante and others. The course includes an “Ideal City” day trip as well as local site visits. Cross-listed under ARC 635/HOA 322.
Prerequisite: ARC /CAS 134 OR HOA 105 OR equivalent introductory history of art or history of architecture course.
Course-related fee: A fee will be charged for The Ideal City day trip and Florence site visits (2019–20 fee = $260).
Semesters: Fall, Spring