by: Kayla Cooper
Born March 6 1475, In Caprese near Tuscany, Italy
Artist, Sculpture, Paintings, Architect, and Writer
well-known for Sistine Chapel, Last Judgement
Took 4 years to complete
The Statue of David
Outside the Palazzo della Signoria
Created between 1501 and 1504
Represents biblical hero David
Destroyed his sketches so people didn't know how hard he worked
Went to the hospital to dissect bodies to see how the organs laid inside and how they cast shadows.
known as a "Renaissance Man" which means well rounded and talented at multiple things.
Michelangelo had such an impact because he was one of the first to sign his name on his pieces of art. Also his contribution to giving the Christian Faith a concept of what God looked like in the Sistine Chapel. No Artist could equal him