Re-learn Michelangelo

Martedì, 18 Febbraio 2014 on Martedì, 25 Febbraio 2014. Posted in Florence art news

Michelangelo sculpture in photography and painting from nineteenth century until today

Re-learn Michelangelo
02.18.2014 - 18.05.2014, Galleria dell'Accademia. On the occasion of celebrations for the four hundred and fifty years after the death of Michelangelo Buonarroti, Galleria dell'Accademia in Florence presents an exhibition that deals with the topic of renewed interest in nineteenth century artist, through the work of sculptors, painters and photographers who looked at the figure of Michelangelo and his works as a reference for their achievements. Starting from photographics production made by some of the most famous ateliers and professionals in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, we have tried to highlight the role that photography has played in consolidating the celebration of Michelangelo's myth.