555.001
Italian Renaissance Architecture
130 Tappan
Th 1:00pm-4:00pm
3 Credit Seminar

The course examines the architecture of the Renaissance--the buildings and cities of the 15th and 16th centuries in Italy, France, and England. They will be discussed in relationship to contemporary theoretical writings, addressing issues of function, structure, and beauty, as well as in relationship to the cultural context of the Renaissance, including philosophical, religious, political, economic, and environmental factors.

Estimated cost of materials: $50 or more, but less than $100. D.3