Saturday, May 27, 2017

Chicago painter changes white men for BLACK women in Michelangelo's famous fresco

TUKO | THE HEART OF KENYA
"The Creation Of Adam" by Harmonia Rosales
CHICAGO---A famous painting by Michelangelo has been reinterpreted in quite a different way.  Instead of a white male God and man, the piece shows female black women. The artist says it make sense if all humans came out of Africa. A 33-year-old artist living in Chicago recreated her own interpretation of the famous Renaissance fresco from Rome’s Sistine Chapel, "The Creation Of Adam" –and it has created quite a stir. The original painting by Michelangelo shows a white male God, and a white male “first man”. [More]

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