FAH205 Art in Antiquity
After a framing introduction written by the editor, which compares ancient and modern notions of art and architecture, the Handbook is divided into five sections: Pictures from the Inside, Greek and Roman Art and Architecture in the Making, Ancient Contexts, Post-Antique Contexts, and Approaches. Together, the essays in the volume make for an innovative and important book, one that is certain to find a wide readership. Part I Pictures from the Inside.
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The establishment of colonial cities in Southern Italy, Siciliy, the North African littoral, the Greek islands and Asia Minor will be considered in detail. The second part of the study-unit will consider Etruscan and Roman architecture and urbanism.
Major buildings monuments such as the Pantheon, the Colosseum, the Baths of Caracalla will be studied as feats of engineering and as icons within the city. The urban morphology of Rome in imperial times and other cities established throughout the Roman Empire would be analysed in relations to both monumental and residential architectural, always seeking to place buildings and spaces in a socio-political context.
Study-unit Aims: The study-unit is designed to provide a broad overview of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture within the context of the cultural history of art in Europe and specifically the Mediterranean.
Learning Outcomes: 1. At the end of the study unit the student will be in a position to differentiate the art and architecture of different historical epochs ranging from Minoan, Mycenean, Archaic, Classica Greek, Hellenistic and Roman periods. Skills : By the end of the study unit the student will be in a position to better appreciate the artistic and architectural legacy of Classical Greek and Roman cultures. Dinsmoor, The Architecture of the Ancient Greece, latest edition.