The Beautiful Drawings of Michelangelo Show Us Why Architects Should Be Polymaths, Not Specialists
8 monthes ago - By Arch Daily
© Duo Dickinson
This article was originally published by Common Edge as " Michelangelo's Lesson: Specialization in Architecture is Not The Only Way ." A recent exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum in New York, Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman & Designer , provided a thrilling glimpse into the mind and methods of a true polymath. The exhibit has just closed, so I offer this selection of images. Photography was encouraged, and the intimacy of the presentation allowed insights and realizations. I've been studying or practicing architecture for 45 years, and the exhibit clarified how architects...
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