Course Detail: OSH.CARAVA - The Life and Works of Caravaggio
Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, known as Caravaggio, has been labeled 'pittore maledetto', the cursed painter. His early biographers said those who knew him personally called him 'turbulent and quarrelsome' and 'a madman.' His art, however, was unprecedented. Many modern scholars believe he almost single-handedly created the Baroque style of painting. Learn about this incredibly gifted, yet self-destructive genius, and the amazing art he created.