Presentation on theme: "Filippo Brunelleschi ; born in Florence Italy"— Presentation transcript:
1Filippo Brunelleschi 1337-1446; born in Florence Italy Master goldsmith and architectStudied roman architecture in Rome for ten yearsNo formal training in architecture
2Views of Artistic Techniques Gave builders drawn plansMade work site safer with safety net, provided lunch, watered down wineBelieved in symmetry, using geometric forms, and proportionBelieved that art was created to be built uponDesigned buildings using 1:2, 1:5, and 2:5 ratios
6Donatello and Ghiberti By: Morgan Gowdy and Angel McCreary
7DonatelloAlso Known as : Donato di Niccolo di Betto Bardi Lifespan: Career: Donatello was apprentice to Ghiberti One of his patrons was Cosimo de Medici.
8Why He Is Famous Italian sculptor of the early Renaissance period. Donatello was a forerunner of humanistic expression and worked towards creating a system of perspectiveDonatello 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 statueDonatello invented a technique known as schiacciato, or shallow relief, which achieved effects of spatial depth
12GhibertiLifespan:Early Life and Education: Well educated
13Why 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.