Architectural design and theory in Italy from 1400–1600, with a special emphasis on the various cultural contexts the affected the building process and on the relationship between architectural practice and its theoretical framework. Covers Brunelleschi, Alberti, Bramante, Michelangelo, Palladio, and others. Includes a one-day field trip out of Florence as well as local site visits.
Meets with HOA 400.2.
Course-related fee: to cover day trip and site visits (amount TBA).
Semesters: Fall, Spring