Michaelangelo Buonarroti


Interesting Facts:

Famous Works:

His most famous painting was the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. He painted many scenes from the Bible. It took him four years to complete his painting. His most famous sculpture was David. The statue shows David ready to fight the giant Goliath. This statue is made out of marble and it is 16 feet 10 inches tall.

Personal Thoughts:

"Michaelangelo was a good artist because he was the best sculptor in the whole world. I liked his sculptures about David about to use the sling shot against the giant Goliath."


"I like the Sistine Chapel. It was cool how he laid down on the scaffold and painted the ceiling."


"I like the sculpture David because he looked strong and powerful."


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