Tag Archives: Michelangelo Buonarroti

Michelangelo self-portrait found in poetess sketch

Michelangelo may have hidden a self-portrait in a sketch of an aristocratic woman poetess friend held in the British Museum, a new study says.

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River God by Michelangelo Buonarroti

#500Firenze from Michelangelo to Pontormo

Starting  September, 21, 2017, a spectacular exhibition in Florence devoted to the art of the second half of the 16th century from the Modern Manner to the Counter-Reformation.

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Michelangelo Buonarroti bronze sculpture River God after restoration is shown in Florence, Italy

Michelangelo river god revealed after 50 years

A fragile river god by Michelangelo has been restored after lying neglected in a basement storeroom below Casa Buonarroti in Florence for some 50 years.

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The New Sagrestia by Michelangelo in the Medici Chapel, Florence, Italy

Michelangelo carved female sex organs, a study says

Michelangelo carved female sex organs in the Medici Chapels in Florence. The discovery was made by a study of the University of Porto Alegre in Brazil.

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Ten contemporary artists exhibit in home of David

Ten contemporary masters will show their works alongside Michelangelo masterpieces at the home of his David, Florence’s Galleria dell’Accademia, next year.

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The marble of Michelangelo's David in Florence exposed

The marble of Michelangelo’s David exposed in Florence

The city of Florence reminds the Renaissance sculptor Michelangelo by installing a copy of his famous David, recreated in a contemporary style with colorful tattoos.

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Hero by Antonio Pio Saracino at the Galleria dell'Accademia

Homage to David: Saracino interprets Michelangelo

A new edition of Saracino’s Hero is on display at the Accademia Gallery, Florence during Expo 2015, the global exhibition that Italy until October 31, 2015.

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Je Suis Charlie: Florence unites in protest against Charlie Hebdo massacre

Paris shooting, a tribute to the victims in Florence

Hundreds of people gathered across Florence and other Italian cities to pay tribute to the victims of a violent shooting at the Paris offices of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo.

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Michelangelo's David

A new, stronger plinth for Michelangelo’s David

The Italian government has announced it will spend about $ 300,000 on a new, stronger plinth for Michelangelo’s David because of a recent series of tremors in the Tuscan Region, the BBC reported some days ago.

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Michelangelo's statue of David

Found micro-fractures in Michelangelo’s statue of David

Found micro-fractures in Michelangelo’s statue of David, researchers in Florence warned on Wednesday April 30, 2014.

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