Artist of the renaissance


Michelangelo was born on march 6 1475

he died in 1564

he was never marred or had kids but he had multiple a fears.

his mom died when he was six.

he lived to be 88

he carved life like statues instead of 2D art

he started to get recognized for his work when he was 13 years old


in 1508 he painted the ceiling of the Sistine chapel

in 1534 he painted the last judgement

in 1505 he designed Pope Julies the second tomb

Interesting Facts

Michelangelo Never got marred and had no kids

he was often unhappy of his art work

He was the first alive western artist who had a biography

Impact on today

his painting are still wowing the world

his life like statues

his lasting impact on modern painting

Project citation

"Michelangelo." http://www.history.com/. A&E Television Networks, 2014. Web. 10 Mar. 2014. <http://www.history.com/topics/michelangelo>.

"Michelangelo Buonarroti." Merriam Webster's. Springfeild: Merriam Webster, 1995. N. pag. Biography in Context. Web. 11 Mar. 2014. <http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/bic1/ReferenceDetailsPage/ReferenceDetailsWindow?failOverType=&query=&prodId=BIC1&windowstate=normal&contentModules=&mode=view&displayGroupName=Reference&dviSelectedPage=&limiter=&u=libe79362&currPage=&disableHighlighting=true&displayGroups=&sortBy=&source=&zid=&search_within_results=&p=BIC1&action=e&catId=&activityType=&scanId=&documentId=GALE%7CK1680133503>.

Turnpike, Sherman. Artist of the Renaissance. Vol. 3. NEW YORK: Grolier Educantion, 2002. Print.