Introduction to the history of Greek art and architecture in Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic ages: art, architecture, town-planning.
Lecture notes. G. Bejor, M. Castoldi, C. Lambrugo, Arte greca dal decimo al primo secolo a.C., Mondadori, Milano 2008, or later editions. Alternative handbook: Storia Oxford dell’arte classica, J. Boardman ed., Laterza, Bari 1995, or later editions, pp. 1-216. Optional readings: E. Lippolis, G. Greco, Archeologia greca. Cultura, società, politica e produzione, Bruno Mondadori, 2011.
The exam is in written form: for the students that attend the course the exam consists of 5 questions on the lecture notes and on the handbook. For the students that do not attend the course, the questions concern the two recommended handbooks. A basic knowledge of the history of Greek art and architecture, a correct terminology and an updatad methodology are requested.