Visualizing the Invisible in Michelangelo's Drawings at Casa Buonarroti


An online exhibition by the Photo Library of the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence (Max-Planck-Institut) in collaboration with the Casa Buonarroti Foundation in Florence and the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa, Visual Arts Laboratory, Archive of non-invasive analyses.

Project: Mauro Mussolin

Texts: Mauro Mussolin / Almut Goldhahn (historical photographs)

Photographic campaign: Giandonato Tartarelli

Digital reconstructions: Leonardo Pili

Photo processing: Stefano Fancelli

Translations: Manuela Bonura, Almut Goldhahn, Rebecca Milner

Coordination and editing: Almut Goldhahn

My most sincere thanks to the directors of the three institutions that have provided support for this exhibition, Pina Ragionieri (Fondazione Casa Buonarroti), Massimo Ferretti (Laboratorio Arti Visive, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa), and especially Alessandro Nova (Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz), who oversaw the origins and development of this project and with whom I discussed at length the topics here presented.
I am also deeply indebted to Cammy Brothers, Howard Burns, Claudia Echinger-Maurach, Caroline Elam, Marzia Faietti, Elena Lombardi and Marcella Marongiu for their scholarly advice, to Leonardo Pili and Giandonato Tartarelli for having collaborated with me on each phase of this presentation, and to Clara Altavista, Carmen Bambach, Anna Bedon, Eve Borsook, Antonella Brogi, Alessandra Chessa, Dario Donetti, Bruce Edelstein, Richard Goldthwaite, Daniela Lamberini, Golo Maurer, Lorenza Melli, Alina Payne, Maddalena Scimemi, David Stone, Vitale Zanchettin, for sharing their ideas and suggestions with me. I also wish to thank Irina Danieli and Christine Bach for their kind assistance during the production of the exhibition.

This exhibition is dedicated to Monica Donato.

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