The Michelangelo Code: Sistine Chapel

Save to playlist
Share video
Create Clip
image/svg+xml
image/svg+xml
image/svg+xml
The Michelangelo Code: Sistine Chapel
Smooth/Arts  |  January 29, 2019

In a radical and shocking two-hour film, Waldemar Januszczak finally reveals the true meaning, which has laid hidden for 500 years, behind Michelangelo's greatest masterpiece: the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome. Januszczak has been studying Michelangelo's masterpiece for 20 years, trying to crack the pictorial code that conceals its startling meaning. Now he has embarked on a journey, taking him from Texas to Jerusalem, in the footsteps of Columbus and all around Italy, to solve the vital clues that reveal, for the first time, the crucial and worrying answers to one of the world's most enduring art mysteries.

In a radical and shocking two-hour film, Waldemar Januszczak finally reveals the true meaning, which has laid hidden for 500 years, behind Michelangelo's greatest masterpiece: the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome. Januszczak has been studying Michelangelo's masterpiece for 20 years, trying to crack the pictorial code that conceals its startling meaning. Now he has embarked on a journey, taking him from Texas to Jerusalem, in the footsteps of Columbus and all around Italy, to solve the vital clues that reveal, for the first time, the crucial and worrying answers to one of the world's most enduring art mysteries.

Save to playlist

Visual arts related videos

See all visual arts related videos
Loading...