A UTSA College of Architecture Study Abroad Program

Carlo Rainaldi

S. Maria in Campitelli – the exterior is a bold relief of nested aediculae

S. Maria in Campitelli

S. Maria in Campitelli – The unorthodox plan lends itself very well to the intriguing development of Baroque space.  You proceed through a sequence of aediculae animated by the use of free-standing columns.

S. Maria in Campitelli

S. Maria in Campitelli

S. Maria in Campitelli

S. Maria in Campitelli

The Piazza del Popolo and Rainaldi’s “twin” churches, S. Maria di Montesanto (left) and S. Maria dei Mirocoli

 

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