Michelangelo Buonarroti Influence

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Michelangelo Buonarroti, also known as "Father and Master of All the Arts", often comes to mind when the Renaissance is the topic of discussion. Michelangelo became wealthy and famous during his lifetime, from growing up with a family in the banking business, to becoming a famous figure in the Renaissance. He was a sculptor, architect, poet, and painter who always strived for perfection in all of his works. Michelangelo contributed to society by supporting the humanist movement during the Renaissance with his artwork. Michelangelo Buonarroti was important to the Renaissance and life would be completely changed if he were not a part of the movements that occurred. Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni became well known and wealthy during his lifetime for his sculptures, architectural masterpieces, poetry, and artwork in the Renaissance that have, to this day, influenced art, western society, and current society.
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He lived during the renaissance and became one of the most well known figures of that time period. It is because of him, and a few other artists, that the art movement of mannerism developed and came to be. Michelangelo was a vital piece of the renaissance who single handedly changed society with his contributions. Life without him would be completely altered if his achievements had never occured. The renaissance was a time of cultural rebirth that took place in Europe where many influential figures arose, including Michelangelo. “Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.” as Michelangelo once spoke, should be recognized and taken into perspective. To this day, Michelangelo Buonarroti has influenced society with his works of art and literature making himself the well known figure in history that he is, “If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.”

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