Art historian, Elizabeth Lev, provides a TED Talk on the Sistine Chapel.
- What makes the Sistine Chapel so unique?
- How is it that the Sistine Chapel attracts 5 million people a year?
- What is the heart of the ceiling?
- How did Michelangelo’s background as a sculptor influence the ceiling?
Watch this video to find answers to these questions along with an explanation of many scenes on the ceiling.