Joseph C. Forte

BA, Brooklyn College. MA, MPhil, PhD, Columbia University. Special interest in art and architecture of the Italian Renaissance and the 17th century, the history of architecture, and art and architectural theory. Author of articles on Italian 16th-century drawings, French painting of the 17th century, and American 19th-century architecture. SLC, 1978–

Undergraduate discipline: Art History

Courses taught in Art History

Courses from previous years

  • “A Talent For Every Noble Thing”: Art and Architecture in Italy 1300-1600
  • History of Architecture: Beauty, Bridges, Boxes, and Blobs: “Modern” Architecture From 1450 to the Present
  • More or Less: Architectural Theory From Modern to Contemporary
  • First-Year Studies: Archi/Texts: Buildings and Philosophies, Environments and Interactions, From Periclean Athens to Contemporary Los Angeles and Beyond
  • The Paradox of Painting: Pictures and Practices, Histories and Theories, in Renaissance and Baroque Art, 1500-1700
  • ‘A Talent For Every Noble Thing’: Art and Architecture in Italy, 1300-1600
  • More or Less: Architectural Theory From Modern to Contemporary

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