Artpop Talk

The Statue of "Oh My God," David!

January 05, 2021 Bianca and Gianna Martucci-Fink Episode 32
Artpop Talk
The Statue of "Oh My God," David!
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Artpop Talk
The Statue of "Oh My God," David!
Jan 05, 2021 Episode 32
Bianca and Gianna Martucci-Fink

Hello hello and welcome to a new year of APT!! In this episode we are Artpop talking our way through The Davids of the Renaissance! Focusing on Michelangelo’s Statue of David, we share why we chose this HUNK of marble to be a part of the APT brand!

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Hello hello and welcome to a new year of APT!! In this episode we are Artpop talking our way through The Davids of the Renaissance! Focusing on Michelangelo’s Statue of David, we share why we chose this HUNK of marble to be a part of the APT brand!

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Michelangelo Buonarroti, The Statue of David, Galleria dell'Accademia, 17ft tall, carrara marble, 1501–1504


Michelangelo Buonarroti, The Statue of David, Galleria dell'Accademia, 17ft tall, carrara marble, 1501–1504


Donatello, David, Bargello National Museum, Bronze, 67in, tall, 1430–1440.



Gian Lorenzo Bernini, David, Borghese Gallery and Museum, Marble, 5ft and 2.5in tall, 1623–1624.


Titian, David and Goliath, oil on canvas, Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, 9ft 10in x 9ft 5in, 1542– 1544