In this course you will:
Learn how Caravaggio started his career in Rome painting works for private residences of aristocrats and cardinals
But in the year 1600, with his first public works for the Contarelli and Cerasi chapels, his talent was finally established on the national and international scene.
But the question was: how could the lives of St. Matthew, St. Peter and St. Paul be brought to the viewers that didn’t have permission to enter those chapels? Those who could only look at these paintings from an oblique and uncomfortable perspective?
To solve this important problem Caravaggio had one of his most brilliant and most revolutionary ideas, that is also the one less understood by the art critics.
Discover how in “Caravaggio’s Prospective”!