Readers: I have finished my week working in Paris. It was a long work week here. I did not have the opportunity to see any sights while I was here this time, but wanted to blog about something historical and visual that is here in Paris and is known throughout the World. I could not […]

Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man “We know very little about Leonardo’s apprenticeship in Verroccio’s workshop, but the short account provided by Vasari confirms that it included architectural and technological design, according to a concept that was being revived on the model of Vitruvius, as reproposed by Alberti” (Pedretti 14). Having had access to Alberti’s and […]