AAMW729 - TOP IN ROM ARCH/TOPOGRAP

Topic varies. Fall 2015: This seminar will investigate two ancient architectural masterpieces, the 2nd c. AD Pantheon in Rome and the 6th c. AD Hagia Sophia in Istanbul. The two monuments stand at the forefront of the architectural trends under Hadrian and Justinian respectively, and are best known for their unique designs and domes of unprecendented scale. The seminar will analyze issues of design, structure, aesthetics, and symbolism. No prerequisites; skills in digital visualization are welcome.
Section 401 - SEM - TOP IN ROM ARCH/TOPOGRAP: PANTHEON & HAGIA SOPHIA
T 0130PM-0430PM
HASELBERGER, LOTHAR
OUSTERHOUT, ROBERT
FISHER-BENNETT HALL 139