An Italian Renaissance Sampler

2013/07/01 ~ 2021/06/30

The Renaissance began in 15th-century Florence, reaching its peak in the 16th century. It was a golden age of artistic, literary and scientific innovation and also an important milestone in the development of modern civilization. Artists of this period sought to create with a rational attitude and scientific techniques in order to faithfully reproduce the world they saw before their eyes and as a result established a new artistic style belonging to this period. This Zeitgeist produced a number of multi-talented geniuses who placed an emphasis on diligent observation and exploration and pursuit of knowledge and truth. Through this exhibition, let us unveil the secrets of the Renaissance.