Beyond Michelangelo The Deadly Rivalry Between Borromini and Bernini by Nick J. Mileti

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Number of Pages608
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ISBN 101413491693
ISBN 109781413491692

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The book made Michelangelo and his times really come alive for me. I feel like I personally know, like and respect Michelangelo as a person. He was so recognizably human with family issues, rivalries, loyal friends, treacherous friends and, above all this fierce driving passion for his art, especially sculpture/5(K).

In his book Michelangelo: A Life in Six Masterpieces, Miles J. Unger examines the artist through these monumental works. The following offers a condensed history and description of each.

Pietà InMichelangelo was in his early twenties and had moved from his native city of Florence to Rome, "burning with ambition," according to Unger's book. But as longtime advocate Michelangelo Signorile argues in his most provocative book yet, the excitement of such breathless change makes this moment more dangerous than ever.

Puncturing the illusion that victory is now inevitable, Signorile marshals stinging evidence that an age-old hatred, homophobia, is still a basic fact of American Range: $ - $   I debated whether or not to give this book four stars, but decided that three would be enough.

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Michelangelo, Arezzo, Umbria, Italy. 91K likes. Michelangelo, was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance ers: 92K. Ross King is the bestselling author of Brunelleschi's Dome: The Story of the Great Cathedral in Florence, Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling, The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Beyond Michelangelo book, Leonardo and The Last Supper, Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies and others.

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The book offers not only a fascinating portrait of Michelangelo but also a compelling history of Rome and Florence, as well as the six masterpieces (and other substantial works) that he created in these two cities: the Pietà, David, Creation, The Medici Tombs (New Sacristy), The Last Judgment, and St.

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The tour took us by the Bargello and we decided to stop in. This small museum was quiet and uncrowded, so it was a pleasant change from the streets full of. Beyond the Clouds (Italian: Al di là delle nuvole; French: Par-delà les nuages) is a Italian-French-German romance film directed by Michelangelo Antonioni and Wim Wenders and starring John Malkovich, Sophie Marceau, Vincent Perez, Irène Jacob, and Jean Reno.

The film consists of four stories of romantic love and illusion told from the perspective of a wandering film by: Bono, Adam Clayton, Van Morrison. Michelangelo Antonioni’s Al di Là Delle Nuvole is made of four stories, taken out of the director’s own book written a few years prior, and interconnected by short segments directed by Wim Wenders.

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When the Pope handed Michelangelo control of the St. Peter’s project init was a study in architectural mismanagement, plagued by flawed design and faulty.

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is a distributor (without any obligation to verify) and not a publisher of these questions and answers/10(). Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer (by Carmen C. Bambach, with essays by Claire Barry, Francesco Caglioti, Caroline Elam, Marcella Marongiu, and Mauro Mussolin.

incl. col. ills.) is the companion book to the exhibition held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 13 November – 12 February Michelangelo Buonarroti () is a name that requires little.

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Dreaming of Michelangelo is the first book-length study to explore the intellectual and cultural affinities between modern Judaism and the life and work of Michelangelo Buonarroti. It argues that Jewish intellectuals found themselves in the image of Michelangelo as an unrequited lover whose work expressed loneliness and a longing for humanity's response.

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Editorial Reviews. Beyond the Clouds hardly seems the work of an year-old man who has suffered a debilitating stroke, though it does come off as the film of an older man: contemplative, rueful, even playful. With the help of his wife (who communicated to the crew and actors verbally for her speech-impaired husband) and colleague Wim Wenders (who is credited with the prologue, epilogue, and 5/5(1).

‘It’s Not Over: Getting Beyond Tolerance, Defeating Homophobia, and Winning True Equality’ by Michelangelo Signorile. Author: Ben Miller In the age of PrEP and marriage equality, it can feel easy to relax. Michelangelo was the first to make the human form express a variety of emotions.

In his hands emotion became an instrument upon which he played, extracting themes and harmonies of infinite variety. His figures carry our imagination far beyond the personal meaning of the names attached to them. This book also takes account, to a previously unseen extent, of Michelangelo's more personal traits and circumstances, such as his solitary nature, his thirst for money and commissions, his miserliness, his immense wealth, and his skill as a property investor.

Masters and Pieces: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and Munch Leonardo was an eccentric sort of artist but a tinkerer beyond compare. twisting forward with her arms reaching behind her to close a Author: Peter Schjeldahl. Michelangelo’s paintings on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel are iconic. But unlike other Renaissance masterpieces that hang a few feet away in a gallery, his work is a bit difficult to see up Author: Jason Daley.

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These third-party sites may have accessibility issues that are beyond our control. Michelangelo Antonioni was born on Sept. 29,into a well-to-do family of landowners in Ferrara, in northern Italy, a “marvelous little city on the Paduan plain,” as he described it.

The meaning of perfection: Michelangelo and his times --Florence: Michelangelo and the House of Medici --Rome: marvels in marble --San Pietro in Vincoli: the tragedy of the tomb --The Sistine Chapel: the Pope and the painter --Courting controversy: faithful friends and foes --The Capitoline Hill: a humanist city --St.

Peter's and beyond. In the figure by Michelangelo, it is likely that the ureter is shown extended below the kidney and protruding at the left upper corner beyond the outline of the mantle (a).Author: Garabed Eknoyan.Check out "The Michelangelo Signorile Show" on SiriusXM Progress Read Mike's work as editor-at-large of Huffington Post Queer Voices.

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Peter’s to reveal, with as much intimacy as history’s most coveted artifacts will allow, a rare glimpse of.

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