An Up-Close, Life-Sized, Never-Before-Seen Perspective. This unique exhibition showcases Michelangelo’s renowned ceiling frescoes from the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel, reproduced photographically and artfully displayed in their original size. Guests will learn all that there is to know about Michelangelo’s life through this enchanting exhibit.
In collaboration with LA-based exhibition production company Special Entertainment Events, Inc. (SEE), and Fever, the leading live entertainment discovery platform, Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition is coming to Birmingham from April 1st.
This globally successful exhibition has wowed visitors in cities such as Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Madrid, Manchester & London and will now open its doors in the culturally diverse Birmingham at Secret Space, Digbeth.
Having recreated the awe and wonder of one of mankind’s greatest artistic achievements, this traveling exhibit brings a totally new perspective to the work, while doing so at eye level. One of the most stunning recreations in the collection is The Last Judgment.
With special expertise and care, the ceiling paintings from the Sistine Chapel have been reproduced in a truly unique way using licensed high definition photos. Brought to life using a special printing technique that emulates the look and feel of the original paintings, visitors are given a chance to engage with the artwork in ways that were never before possible: seeing every detail, every brushstroke, and every colour of the artist’s 34 frescoes. Each image is accompanied by informative signage, and audio guides are available to rent for an even more in-depth experience.
Standard Admission – includes entry to the experience and an audio guide.
Souvenir Package – includes entry to the experience and an audio guide, plus a poster and souvenir guide (£14 in additional value)
Tickets and pricing can be found on Fever’s marketplace here.
Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition is true to size, hands free, and perfect for our socially distant yet innovative world. This exhibit is suitable for all audiences and relies on a spacious area where Michelangelo’s masterpieces stretch floor-to-ceiling and closer than ever. In addition to timed ticketing to limit capacity and physical distancing guidelines provided by public health administrators.
MICHELANGELO’S SISTINE CHAPEL: THE EXHIBITION is a licensed exhibition of Special Entertainment Events, Inc. (SEE), a LA-based exhibition production company which acquired the exclusive worldwide rights to the fresco reproductions from Bridgeman Images.
ABOUT MICHELANGELO’S SISTINE CHAPEL
This unique exhibition recreates one of the world’s greatest artistic achievements, Michelangelo’s renowned ceiling frescoes from the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel, reproduced photographically and artfully displayed in their original size and displayed as 34 reproductions on 16-foot panels. This innovative interpretation of the timeless masterpieces can be viewed up close, including The Creation of Adam and The Last Judgment, in its original size – a towering 41 feet high. Making its debut in the United States at the State Fair of Texas, the exhibition was voted in the top three attractions at the iconic yearly event. It has previously made stops in Montreal, Canada, and Vienna, Austria. For more information, visit sistinechapelexhibit.com.
ABOUT SEE GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT
The SEE™ Family of Companies represents the finest in themed entertainment. Working with major Hollywood studios, record companies, sports franchises and legendary individuals, SEE has become the one source for truly great, immersive entertainment. SEE is led by President Martin Biallas, a Hollywood veteran of 30 years. For more info, please visit: www.seeglobalentertainment.com and www.martinbiallas.com.
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