Many Renaissance artists participated in this construction project – the largest project in the world. It was started in 1506 and lasted 120 years, and another 50 years is needed to complete the large St. Peter’s Square. Music Cat Drum Easily Distracted Poster. That must be a giant church! It is over 200 meters long and 130 meters high, covering an area of more than 16,000 square meters. That is enough to talk about human audacity of the Renaissance. Another remarkable thing is that the Renaissance brought a new perspective on nature. People consider the world home and do not consider life as a preparation for the next life.