The Medici, Michelangelo, and the Art of Late Renaissance Florence
Through Feb 2, 2003

Art Insitute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.


Links:

Art Institute preview
Very good in-depth preview of the show by the art institute
Covers many different themes in the show

All in the (Medici) family
By Alan G. Artner, metromix review
"In short, no other exhibition of this kind that came to Chicago was as consistently beautiful and thoughtful."

Rare Michelangelo Drawing Discovered
In-depth story about the history behind this drawing in the exhibit
"a distinctive style and use of idiosyncratic terminology that pointed to one artist in particular -- Michelangelo"
(
I wonder how the terminology is idiosyncratic.)

Michelangelo treasures part of new exhibit
brief review by F.N. D'ALESSIO
Associated Press
"Apollo/David...dramatic pose and subtle physical distortions provide a good blueprint for the aims of Mannerism."

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