Why did Michelangelo hate how he looked? How did Michelangelo paint the Sistine Chapel ceiling? Which later artists were inspired by Michelangelo? The varied titles in the Culture in Action series build up into a comprehensive library, covering a range of arts topics. Each book contains activities with easy-to-follow instructions, designed to reinforce literacy skills and arts knowledge. With Culture in Action the arts are brought to life! Each Culture in Action book is packed with high-interest facts, imaginative activities, and fascinating photographs.
About the Author
Jane Bingham is an experienced writer for young adults. She has written over 100 nonfiction books on a variety of topics. Jane has a first class degree in English Literature and an M. Phil in History of Art and is currently a Royal Literary Fund Fellow at Oxford Brookes University. She has two sons and three stepsons and lives in Oxford, England.
Table of Contents
Who was Michelangelo? Michelangelo's world Early years Creating David The Pope's ceiling Later works An all-around genius After Michelangelo.