The Art of the Italian Renaissance
The Art of Italian Renaissance 12 meetings of 1 hour each
What happened exactly in 1400 circa Florence to turn so radically the way art was meant before into what we mean today? This course offers a concise and complete exploration of Italian art from 1400 to 1600 and covers figures like Donatello, Masaccio, Botticelli, Leonardo, Michelangelo and Raffaello.
- Early seeds. Cimabue and Giotto
- 14th century Scupture
- The international gothic
- The beginning. The Antique revives in the work of Donatello and Brunelleschi.
- The virtual space in Masaccio’s painting and Lippi’s idealized beauty
- The philosophical DNA of High Renaissance. Piero della Francesca to Botticelli
- The Arts of drawing in Florence
- Dealing with power: Raffaello, Michelangelo and the Church
- The accomplished humanist: Leonardo
- An art of colors: the Venetian school
- The transition to Baroque