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Caravaggio and the Dark Side of Rome

Discover the Dark Side of Caravaggio in his Rome of the end of Renaissance, the life and the Works of the extraordinary Genius.

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History, Arts and Culture Italy Virtual Tours
Free Virtual Tour

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English

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Discover the Dark Side of Caravaggio in his Rome of the end of Renaissance, the life and the Works of the extraordinary Genius.👷🏻‍♂️ Build this project with us: Our Tours are FREE TO JOIN the Event is TIP-SUPPORTED (read below ⭐) ⏰ Time is listed as Eastern Time (US/New York) Check here your local time: https://zpr.io/kzpXzeVPumz5 Language: English Live stream event from Rome, hosted by GIULIA P.: Archeologist, Egyptologist, licensed Tour Guide with 11 years of experience Summary Borghese GallerySanta Maria del PopoloSan Luigi dei FrancesiLive Q&AContents suitable for children Description A manic, violent mind who CHANGED THE LIFE OF PAINTING FOREVER. His incredible works caused a revolution in Rome at the end of the 16th century, dramatically ushering in the age of the Baroque. On our immersive online itinerary, you’ll encounter saints with dirty feet being led to martyrdom and sensual virgins, voluptuous angels and provocative nudes, cardsharps, fortune-tellers and more! We will retrace his footprint through noble-palaces and churches, taverns and brothels to understand how is troubled life has influenced his artworks: from his early days in the capital, through the pinnacle of Fame to his fall from grace including murder and his tragic ending on Tuscan beach. We will admire his early paintings in the Borghese Gallery, his extraordinarily dramatic religious canvases in Santa Maria del Popolo and San Luigi dei Francesi made when he reached new heights of fame, and we will return to Borghese collection to discover one of Caravaggio’s last works: David with the head of Goliath Some claim that the giant’s head is a self-portrait of the artist. Let’s find out together why! Special Instructions and Requirements PC, laptop, tablet or smartphoneStable internet connectionThis experience will use Zoom PLEASE NOTE: since is a Free Event with high demand, if you don’t connect on first 10 mins from tour start, we reserve the rights to assign your reserved seat to someone else Read Carefully Our TOS here: https://worldvirtualtours.online/terms.html You can TIP Giulia here: https://worldvirtualtours.online/tiptheguide.html?guide=Giulia ⭐Why donate to your Tour Guide Our project is solely funded by your donations. All our virtual tours are made possible only thanks to your support as part of our Community. The majority of your tip supports the Guide, the rest lets our group continue to carry out our initiative. THANK YOU! #rome #caravaggio #michelangelo #vatican #fresco #monument #pope #sanpietro #saintpeter #saintlouis #history #travel #art #immersiveexperience #virtualtour #virtualtrip #romanholidays #italianart #arthistory #culturalheritage #painting #italianbeauty #artandculture #culture