Cultural Series: Michelangelo and The Sistine Chapel Ceiling
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Claire Copping Cross will present the amazing story of the Sistine Chapel ceiling. Fraught with dramatic clashes between Michelangelo and Pope Julius II, the project presented a Herculean effort, covering more than 5,000 square feet, 70 feet above the floor, with 300 figures depicting biblical stories of creation, the fall of man, and the great flood. Registration required.