Hoping to see artwork by famous Renaissance artist Sandro Botticelli but unsure what to look for or where to go? Don’t worry, our guides are Botticelli experts! To help you out, we share Botticelli's most famous paintings and where to see them. Hint: head to the Uffizi in Florence! Pro Tip: Planning to see Botticelli's artwork at the Uffizi in Florence? Bookmark this post in your … [Read more...] about Botticelli’s 11 Most Famous Works of Art and Where They Are
Michelangelo’s 11 Most Famous Accomplishments
Planning to improve your knowledge of Rennaisance art by admiring artworks by Michelangelo, but unsure what famous artwork you should see? Don’t worry: we are Michelangelo experts, so we have you covered. Here are the most famous paintings you should not miss when trying to understand Michelangelo! Why do we create this content? We believe art and culture is vastly important to world … [Read more...] about Michelangelo’s 11 Most Famous Accomplishments
The 33 Most Important Must-See Sculptures in the World
You’ll find must-see sculptures all around the world. Not sure where to begin? Keep reading for a list of some of the world’s most famous sculptures. This article isn’t meant to replace a guided visit—quite the opposite! Reading up on an attraction will make a guided tour more memorable and interesting! You will impress your travel partners and engage more with the guide. Check out … [Read more...] about The 33 Most Important Must-See Sculptures in the World
Who Painted the Sistine Chapel?
Imagine dedicating 10 years of your life to creating one of the most iconic artworks of all time. Imagine living and sleeping in the same room you’re working in. 500 years ago, a great Renaissance artist created the project that would define his career. Now, nearly 20,000 people see this glorious chapel every single day. This artist can be credited with the creation of several pieces of art, … [Read more...] about Who Painted the Sistine Chapel?
La Pietà: Michelangelo’s First Roman Masterpiece
Visitors to Vatican City may be surprised to find that there are actually two lines to look out for: one for the Vatican Museums, and one for St. Peter’s Basilica. Home to 54 galleries, the Vatican Museums house some of the world’s most precious artwork. The largest church in the world, St. Peter’s Basilica features many iconic works of art, including Michelangelo’s La Pietà. La Pietà, or “The … [Read more...] about La Pietà: Michelangelo’s First Roman Masterpiece