Vitruvius

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre replica, London

Theatre: An Ancient Concept – Tempting Arts & Entertainment

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Students pursuing achievements in any form of creative industry will be well served by embracing avenues into ancient Greek thought, via classics at the theatre

Music and Architecture

Music – Harmony from Apollo to Palladio & Mozart to Jenkins

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Music based on philosophies and principles established by legends of Apollo and the ancient Greeks comes to us via Vitruvius and Palladio from Mozart to Jenkins

Villa Capra, 'La Rotunda' by Venetian Architect Andrea Palladio in the Veneto, Italy

Andrea Palladio Architect – In Pursuit of the Perfect House

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Despite evolving societies and technology a villa remains a place where one can dwell “under the tent of heaven”. Is Andrea Palladio’s villa the perfect house?

Pantheon Portico

The Portico – An Ancient Architectural People Protector

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An architectural device, the Portico stands in memory of all the people from ancient times until today that gathered and sheltered under their protective mantle

Villa Capra, 'La Rotunda' by Venetian Architect Andrea Palladio in the Veneto, Italy

La Casa di Villa – Dwelling under the Tent of Heaven

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The precise location of heaven on earth has never really been established, but it could very well be a villa designed to cultivate the head heart body and soul

Renaissance-Faces

Leon Battista Alberti – On Beauty and Progressing the Arts

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An advocate of humanism and a mutil-talented Renaissance man Genoese born architect Leon Battista Alberti was one of the most brilliant celebrities of his day