Creation of Adam by Michelangelo, Sistine Chapel Ceiling ...

Michelangelo • Paintings • The Sistine Chapel • The Creation of Adam. The Creation of Adam. Michelangelo began painting The Creation of Adam, commencing the west half of the ceiling, in October 1511.After a fourteen-month break from painting, he had been able to see the first half of the ceiling from the ground and realized his method had to be slightly altered.…

Explaining The Hidden Meaning Of Michelangelo’s Creation ...

Apr 03, 2015 · In the fresco traditionally called the Creation of Adam, but which might be more aptly titled the Endowment of Adam, I believe that Michelangelo encoded a special message. It is a message consistent with thoughts he expressed in his sonnets. Supreme in sculpture and painting, he understood that his skill was in his brain and not in his hands.…