Major works of painting, sculpture, architecture, and decorative arts related by theme, period, or country. Introduces the art and architecture of Italy from Giotto to Michelangelo and the early Mannerists. Each week focuses on a single artist or topic and consists of a “looking” assignment, a classroom lecture, and a site visit to a monument or museum in Florence. Included are an overnight trip to Padua/Mantua and Florence site visits.
No previous art history study required.
Registration restriction: Students may not register for both this course and HOA 203 or 424.
Course fee: A fee will be billed from Syracuse to cover the costs of required trips (2017–2018 fee = $300). Other “all-school” trips are required or recommended.
Departments: Art & Music Histories, History of Art