Renaissance Architecture: A European Perspective


Surveys panorama of European architectural theory and production in fifteenth and sixteenth centuries within a broad geographical area including Italy, France, Spain, Germany, Poland, the Low Countries, and England. Course objectives are to insure knowledge of Renaissance architectural production, related historiography, and contemporary debate and scholarship as well as develop students' analytical and research skills. Reading materials organized chronologically to facilitate students' approach to the field of architectural history, while a thematic, case-study based approach will prevail in class.
Curriculum Codes
  • ALP
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • ARTHIST 254
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring