Architecture, Urbanism and Ceremony in the Rome of Julius II
Examining the urban and architectural developments in Rome during the Pontificate of Julius II (1503–13) this book focuses on the political, religious and artistic motives behind the changes. Each chapter focuses on a particular project, from the Palazzo dei Tribunali to the Stanza della...
Published April 20th 2011 by Routledge
A Contemporary and Historical Perspective
Offering an in-depth consideration of the impact which humanities have had on the processes of architecture and design, this book asks how we can restore the traditional dialogue between intellectual enquiry in the humanities and design creativity. Written by leading academics in the...
Published February 11th 2010 by Routledge
Architecture, Perspective and Redemptive Space
This study examines the influence of perspective on architecture, highlighting how critical historical changes in the representation and perception of space continue to inform the way architects design. Since its earliest developments, perspective was conceived as an exemplary form of...
Published November 13th 2006 by Routledge