Archive for November 24th, 2012

Caravagggio and His Legacy at LACMA

Caravagggio and His Legacy at LACMA

| November 24, 2012

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy, an exhibition at the The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is devoted to the legacy of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571 – 1610), one of the most influential painters in European history.  Shown here, Orazio Gentileschi’s Danae (circa 1622-23).  

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Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy @ LACMA

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy @ LACMA

| November 24, 2012

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy, on exhibit at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art  (LACMA) until February 10, 2013,  introduces the work of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610), one of the most popular artists of the past, rivaling in fame both Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. The stories of Caravaggio’s life are legend, […]

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