The Creation Of Adam By Michelangelo

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Overview The creation of Adam is a painting painted by Michelangelo in 1512. This is one of the most famous pieces of art to come out during the renaissance. It depicts god creating Adam, with a bunch of angles around God. God is coming down from the heavens and Adam is on earth lying down. When God touches Adam this will not only give life to Adam but, to all of mankind. Parts Unlike in other paintings depicting God, God is in light clothes. God usually is in heavy robes, to depict him to be more powerful. This is because most artists want to make god seem to be all powerful, but Michelangelo might make it this way to make god seem more normal to everyday people. Title/Text This painting is called the Creation of Adam. The first human to
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