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Filippo Brunelleschi ; born in Florence Italy

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1 Filippo Brunelleschi 1337-1446; born in Florence Italy
Master goldsmith and architect Studied roman architecture in Rome for ten years No formal training in architecture

2 Views of Artistic Techniques
Gave builders drawn plans Made work site safer with safety net, provided lunch, watered down wine Believed in symmetry, using geometric forms, and proportion Believed that art was created to be built upon Designed buildings using 1:2, 1:5, and 2:5 ratios

3 Dome on the Cathedral of Florence

4 Brunelleschi Foundling Hospital

5 Brunelleschi Pazzi Chapel

6 Donatello and Ghiberti
By: Morgan Gowdy and Angel McCreary

7 Donatello Also Known as : Donato di Niccolo di Betto Bardi Lifespan: Career: Donatello was apprentice to Ghiberti One of his patrons was Cosimo de Medici.

8 Why He Is Famous Italian sculptor of the early Renaissance period.
Donatello was a forerunner of humanistic expression and worked towards creating a system of perspective Donatello was one of the first Renaissance artists interested in the Classical art and architecture of ancient Greece and Rome and became the first artist of the Renaissance to create a nude statue Donatello invented a technique known as schiacciato, or shallow relief, which achieved effects of spatial depth

9 Donatello David

10 Donatello St. George

11 Donatello Equestrian Monument

12 Ghiberti Lifespan: Early Life and Education: Well educated

13 Why Is He Famous Medieval sculptor and painter.
His work on the set of beautiful bronze doors on the East Doors of the Baptistery of San Giovanni, Florence were referred to as "The Gates Of Paradise" by Michelangelo. Lorenzo Ghiberti was a founder of the Renaissance, an intellectual movement that started in the Italian city of Florence in the early 15th century.

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