Travel Talks: Michelangelo’s Italy

In this lecture, Gene Openshaw, co-author of Rick Steves' Europe 101: History & Art, describes the work and travels of Michelangelo — sculptor, painter, architect and poet. We'll trace the life, work and travels of "Earth's Greatest Artist," exploring his art and visiting the Italian cities where he created his masterpieces.

Read Gene's new book, Michelangelo at Midlife: Chasing the Tomb of Julius II (released November, 2023).


This presentation was filmed on April 14, 2012; any special promotions or discounts mentioned are no longer valid.