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A Journey Into Michelangelo’s Rome Lecture Series
July 23, 2019
Join Angela K. Nickerson, author of A Journey into Michelangelo’s Rome, as she weaves the story of this battle between a powerful pope and a masterful artist — a battle which resulted in one of the most celebrated achievements in Italian art.
Michelangelo Buonarroti didn’t consider himself a painter, and he tried desperately to get out of painting the Sistine Chapel ceiling, but it is hard to refuse the command of the pope — especially Pope Julius II. Join Angela K. Nickerson, author of A Journey into Michelangelo’s Rome, as she weaves the story of this battle between a powerful pope and a masterful artist — a battle which resulted in one of the most iconic and celebrated achievements in Italian art.
Signed copies of Angela’s book will be available for purchase after each lecture, while supplies last.
Beverages will be available for purchase before and after the lecture.
Tickets for the July 23 lecture:
Tickets for the August 13 lecture:
Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition / The Hangar at Stanley