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2018 Mar 01

Bruno Zevi. A joint lecture by Caspar Pearson and Roberto Dulio

6:00pm

Location: 

Palazzo Grifoni Budini Gattai, Via dei Servi 51, 50122 Firenze

jjFaced with the task of reconstruction following the Second World War, architects interpreted the Renaissance in a variety of ways. Sometimes seen as a model of ‘rebirth,’ the Renaissance could also appear as the chief repository of the defunct canons from which modern architects had to escape. Bruno Zevi continually negotiated such oppositions in his historical and critical writings, as he sought to interrogate the meaning of the Renaissance for the modern world.... Read more about Bruno Zevi. A joint lecture by Caspar Pearson and Roberto Dulio

2018 Jan 18

Thursday Seminar “Bramante and the untidy unfolding of the ‘High Renaissance’”

6:00pm

Location: 

Gould Hall

 

jjBramante is widely credited for having pioneered a new and assertively antique architectural style in Rome at almost the very start of the sixteenth century, as is supposedly demonstrated by his Tempietto which is almost universally agreed to date from around 1502.... Read more about Thursday Seminar “Bramante and the untidy unfolding of the ‘High Renaissance’”

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