Alexis Syrmos

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Michelangelo was dissecting cadavers & studying anatomy by age 17. So it should come as no surprise that several anatomical features are evident in The Sistene Chapel fresco. The figure of god reaching out to Adam is an accurate depiction of the human brain. But what message was he trying to send? That human intellect is the true divinity? That god is a creation of man's mind? His contempt for the Pope & church is well known & there are several secret messages & insults he placed in his…

“unusualjourney: “ what-rabbit-hole: “ “some historians think that michelangelo was drawing god in a human brain. very few people knew what one looked like at the time; but michelangelo.