The Renaissance, a transformative cultural and intellectual movement spanning from the 14th to the 17th century in Europe, witnessed a resurgence of art, science, and humanism. It marked a departure from the medieval era’s rigid dogmas, embracing a renewed interest in classical antiquity, especially Greek and Roman knowledge.
This period saw remarkable achievements in art, exemplified by the works of Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Raphael, and groundbreaking advancements in science by figures such as Galileo Galilei and Johannes Kepler. Humanism, with its focus on individualism and human potential, emerged as a guiding philosophy. If you consider yourself a history buff, test your knowledge of the Renaissance!
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