Tag : Michelangelo

Hey Sparky!

Hey Sparky!

First published in The Guardian online 18 September 2013 If you were commissioned to paint “God creating Adam” how would you do it? A particularly brilliant solution is Michelangelo’s idea of the pointing index fingers, a split second before life is zapped into Adam (I guess it’s a split second; it all depends on how fast God’s […]

Become Someone Else!

Become Someone Else!

Recently I had an idea for a joke based on Michelangelo’s painting of Adam on the Sistine Chapel ceiling and had been wracking my brain to find a funny solution to it. It’s something I still haven’t cracked, but in search of inspiration I lay on the couch and took up the pose of Adam, just to see what it felt […]

Michelangelo

Michelangelo

First published 25 April 2012

Michelangelo

Michelangelo

First published 18th Jan 2012

Leonardo vs Michelangelo

Leonardo vs Michelangelo

First published 16th Nov 2011