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construction system in which a wooden frame is left exposed and filled in with brick or plaster
triangular space within the moldings of a pediment; North Porch - local religious figures, South Porch - Virgin Mary, Central Porch - Christ or Last Judgement
physical light; transformed, sacred after passing through glass; passes through to human, associated with wisdom, knowledge
Villard de Honnecourt
had a sketchbook that showed the traditions of master masons as essentially the "architect" of the Middle Ages
Leonardo da Vinci and others; ideal version of the body, part to whole relates, prompts interest in anatomy
book by Plato, ca 4th Century BC; elaborate account about formation of universe (logical explanation), anthropomorphic, Christian relevance
invention of printing press
1440 by Johannes Gutenberg; acts as a vehicle in distribution of knowledge
book about Poliphilo's strife of love in a dream
Main character: Poliphilo and Polia
4 Papal Basilica of Rome
St. Peter, Santa Maria Maggiore, St Paul outside the walls, St. John Lateran
a style in the fine arts developed principally in Europe during the 16th century, chiefly characterized by a complex perspectival system, elongation of forms, strained gestures or poses of figures, and intense, often strident color.
St. Peter's Basilica
Dome - Michelangelo, Giacomo della Porta
Facade - Carlo Moderno
Piazza with colonnade and interior Baldachinno - Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Ordinance of the Five Kinds of Columns
book by Claude Perrault in 1683; Main points are right mean (juste milieu), rejects optical correction, positive beauty, arbitrary beauty
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