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TITLE : Architecture Of The Renaissance

Renaissance architecture is the european architecture of the period between the early 14th and early 17th centuries in different regions demonstrating a conscious revival and development of certain elements of ancient greek and roman thought and material culturerenaissance architecture renaissance architecture style of architecture reflecting the rebirth of classical culture that originated in florence in the early 15th century and spread throughout europe replacing the medieval gothic style there was a revival of ancient roman forms including the column and round arch thethe founder and leader of high renaissance architecture was donato bramante 58 bramante is considered a member of the high renaissance trio along with michelangelo the foremost sculptor of the period and raphael the foremost painteroverview the renaissance was a cultural movement that profoundly affected european intellectual life in the early modern period beginning in italy and spreading to the rest of europe by the 16th century its influence was felt in literature philosophy art music politics science religion and other aspects of intellectual inquiryarchitects trained as humanists helped raise the status of their profession from skilled laborer to artist they hoped to create structures that would appeal to both emotion and reason

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