Islamic Art and Architecture of the Medieval Mediterranean

Islamic Art and Architecture of the Medieval Mediterranean

This module considers objects and places from the medieval world that have accumulated multiple meanings over time. Challenging the narrative of a ‘clash of civilisations’ between Islam and Christianity, it focuses on the entangled histories of art and architecture in […]

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Introduction to the History of Architecture 1

Introduction to the History of Architecture 1

This module offers a survey of architecture up to the end of the seventeenth century, with a focus primarily, although not exclusively, on the Western world. It introduces the critical analysis of buildings and the spaces that they occupy considering […]

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Architecture and the City

Architecture and the City

Architectural history is more than a stylistic, material, and object-oriented field of study. The broader context within which a building sits; the spatial conversation between buildings within public space; the design of streets, transport, and services; and the cultural, economic, […]

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Introduction to Roman Art and Architecture

Introduction to Roman Art and Architecture

There are a limited number of places available on this course. This lecture-only module is an introductory survey of the development and major artistic and technical achievements of Greek and Roman architecture, sculpture and painting. The course places art and […]

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Introduction to Greek Art and Architecture

Introduction to Greek Art and Architecture

This module offers an introductory survey of the development and major artistic and artistic achievements of Greek architecture, sculpture and painting from the Greek Bronze Age to the Hellenistic period. The module places art and architecture in its social, political […]

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