Comparing High Renaissance and Mannerist Architecture


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Which of these is not a characteristic of the High Renaissance?

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1. How does Bramante's Tempietto relate to St. Peter?

2. How is Mannerism different from the High Renaissance style?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you assess your understanding of the differences between High Renaissance and Mannerist architecture. Things you'll need to know to pass the quiz include the difference between the two styles and characteristics of the High Renaissance style.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following:

  • Characteristics of the High Renaissance
  • How Bramante's Tempietto relates to St. Peter
  • How the Mannerist and High Renaissance styles differ
  • Which style Michelangelo used
  • Mannerist elements of Michelangelo's Piazza del Campidoglio

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about architecture in a different light
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as Mannerist and High Renaissance styles
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the High Renaissance
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the two architectural styles and major contributors like Michelangelo and Bramante

Additional Learning

To learn more about these architectural styles, review the corresponding lesson on High Renaissance vs. Mannerist Architecture. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn about High Renaissance architecture
  • Learn about Mannerist architecture
  • Understand the transition from High Renaissance to Mannerist
  • Discuss examples of the two styles