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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.
This course focuses on the Renaissance and Baroque phases (15th-18th centuries) of Rome's history. The first class sessions will survey the city's urban history and form from its origins to the present, and we will often turn our attention to earlier and later developments, without an understanding of which the Renaissance and Baroque periods would be only partially intelligible. While the history of urban and architectural design will be our main focus, we will also look at key episodes of painting and sculpture, especially by artists who are also among the principal architects of these periods (Michelangelo, Bernini).
When Offered Fall, Spring.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ARCH 1801 and ARCH 1802, or permission of instructor.
Distribution Category (ALC-AAP, LA-AAP)
Course Attribute (CU-ITL)
Satisfies Requirement Counts as architectural history elective for B.Arch. students; art history elective for B.F.A. students; Literature and the Arts (LA) or Arts, Literature, and Culture (ALC) requirement for BS in URS students.
Regular Academic Session.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Stdnt Opt(Letter or S/U grades)
Class Number & Section Details
- W Rome, Italy
- Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
Instruction Mode: In Person
Taught in Rome, Italy. Enrollment limited to Cornell in Rome Program. Prerequisite: ARCH 1801-1802 or permission of instructor.
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