Gothic architecture is a style of architecture that flourished during the high and late medieval periodit evolved from romanesque architecture and was succeeded by renaissance architecture originating in 12th century france and lasting into the 16th century, its characteristic features include the pointed arch, the ribbed vault and the flying buttress. Powerpoint presentation romanesque vs gothic architecture codey bair pd3 romanesque churches and buildings sant` antimo abbey, tuscany, italy dull outside small windows barrel- like inside thick walls little décor. Gothic architecture began in the mid-12th century with the intention ofmaking churches look like heaven: soaring, colorful, and brightthe biggest difference from the preceding romanesque style.
Romanesque architecture is massive and heavily%built+ round roman arches, thick alls, and small indos are typical of the buildings+ churches ere built in the shape of a cross, using the basilica -a type of roman building as the basis for the design+ gothic cathedrals are characteri'ed by slender vertical piers and flying buttresses and by. Predating both the baroque and romantic styles is gothic architecture this is a style familiar to many people from films such as the hunchback of notre dame that depict architecture from the mid to late middle ages. Purpose of main architecture: although the achievements in architecture in both the romanesque and gothic time periods were religiously focused, the romanesque church was focused around accommodating the great numbers of pilgrims whereas gothic churches were a sense of pride for the town where they were located the romanesque church was primarily a shrine to relics or a home to a monastic. Romanesque v gothic architechture a complete introduction to gothic architecture spencer's painting of the week 44,185 views 14:28 romanesque vs gothic architecture - duration: 5:03.
The transition from romanesque architecture to gothic architecture can be attributed to a simple reason and that is wealth throughout europe near the end of the romanesque era there was large growth in towns and in turn a large growth in trade. The roofs in gothic architecture was supported by this new form of arch, rather than by the massive walls, as was done in romanesque architecture (gothic architecture, pp 20,21) gothic structures sported and increased number of towers, flying buttresses, and decorative designs (gothic architecture, pp 20,21. Romanesque architecture is known by its massive quality, thick walls, raund arches, sturdy pillars, groin vaults, large towers and decorative arcading. Romanesque architecture romanesque was the style of architecture in europe before the gothic style gothic architecture grew out of romanesque architecture there was not a clean break between the two styles many of the features of gothic architecture did not begin in the gothic period.
Romanesque architecture art and architecture history class art history gothic art search engine medieval gothic artwork goth art forward what is the difference between romanesque and gothic architecture. Best answer: you could describe and analyze how the different architectural styles utilize the incoming natural light describe how the different approaches to light impacts the building's atmosphere discuss the differences between the two ways of designing a building and relate it to modern church design. This video describes the defining attributes of romanesque and gothic architecture.
~ the romanesque period in english architecture can be roughly dated to the years 1066-1180 ~ the style is also known as norman the most obvious characteristic of the norman romanesque is its reliance on sheer bulk. Romanesque architecture is often pleasing to contemporary eyes because of its austerity, especially in comparison to gothic architecture in reality, most romanesque religious buildings would have been heavily decorated, depicting religious scenes, not just in stone, but in paint as well. Romanesque architecture is a style of architecture that was developed between roman and gothic styles it is characterized by the certain styles it uses some include rounded arches, vaults, and columns.
Romanesque architecture would be the forbearer from what would become the gothic era and gothic architecture for the churches the gothic era (ca 12th-14th centuries) gave rise to the early gothic and high gothic architecture. The difference between romanesque and gothic architecture 1 the difference between romanesque and gothic architecture gothic and romanesque architecture are different architectural styles with similarities and many differences both, roman and gothic art are one of the most important styles of european art. Romanesque architecture expands in france through monasteries burgundy was the center of monastic life in france - one of the most important benedictine monasteries of medieval europe was located in clunypilgrimages also contributed to expansion of this style.