Author: Roisin McGuigan

Roisin McGuigan has a Degree in History of Art and Fine Art. She is a professional artist and arts manager and works both in Ireland and Italy.
May 26, 2005


The sculpture of David by Michelangelo is globally recognized as one of the finest pieces of Renaissance art in existence. Once a metaphor for the invigorated and developing Florentine Republic, youthful, defiant, and brave, Il Gigante ‘The Giant’ as it was known by Renaissance contemporaries, has in modern