was a very famous man. He was a great painter, a great
sculptor, a great architect, and a great everything. These
sites help you learn more about this great man.
Sistine Chapel Ceiling Revealed
After four long years of labor, Michelangelo revealed to the public the paintings he had done on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. How did he paint on the ceiling, which was nearly 68 feet off the ground? Did he become rich because of this masterpiece? Find out the answers to these and other questions in this illustrated, easy-to-read article.
Painter, Sculptor, Architect,
Site focuses on all of Michelangelo's many strengths,
proving why he was one of the most impressive men who ever
Sistine Chapel Ceiling
Look up, way up and see the glory that is the ceiling of the
Sistine Chapel! Michelangelo did all of it, and it's huge
and beautiful. Find out more about it here.
to the Sistine Chapel
Take a virtual tour of one of the most famous sights of all
time. See how Michelangelo did what he did, and learn how
long it took him to do it.
This site is loaded with information, and it looks great,
too! Find out more about the great Michelangelo and why
people thought he was so great.
This illustrated entry in the famous Artcyclopedia gives you
the Michelangelo story in words and pictures. It also puts
his accomplishments in perspective with other Renaissance
Think you know everything about Michelangelo? Think again.
This site gives you even MORE information about the famous
This site is written in Italian. If you speak it, you can
get the full effect. If you don't speak it, you can still
appreciate the great sculptures the famous man did.
No study of Michelangelo is complete without a visit to the
WebMuseum. Here you can see background information, names
and dates, pictures of his art, and much more!
courtesy of ArtToday