Traveling through History

Michelangelo/The 1980s

Michelangelo

There were lots of amazing pieces of art in the 15th century. There were lots of famous painters and sculptors like Leonardo da Vinci, but one of which stands out from all others. Michelangelo was one of the best painters and sculptors if not the best in the world. He has made many paintings and sculptures.


Michelangelo made a lot of painting and sculptures before he died. He sculpted the Pieta and the David before he even turned thirty years old. He painted the scenes from Genesis. He also sculpted the amazing 48 foot by 43 foot sculpture, The Last Judgement, on the altar wall of the Sistine Chapel in Rome. He designed the dome of St. Peters Basilica in Rome. He has made so many paintings and sculptures in his lifetime. One time he actually had so many projects that he hired 300 men to help him.

The 1980s

The 1980s were all about music. From rock bands to jazz music, there has been many different types of music productions. There was hip-hop, pop, rock, jazz, and lots of more types.By the mid-1980s, American and British rock bands started recording some songs. In the 1980s, the were tons of music productions.


In the 1980s, there were lots of inventions around the globe as well as music productions. There were all kinds of inventions in the 1980s. Some of these inventions were a personal computer, a cd player, a music player, a video cassette recorder, and a camcorder. There were all kinds of inventions in the 1980s.