Michelangelo was born March 6th 1475. He died on February 18, 1564. Michelangelo was concidered a "Renaissance man" which meant he was good at everything. He was a painter and an architect and did many things to inspire people.
Michelangelo: Renaissance artist
Raphael: Renaissance artist
This work of art was made by Michelangelo around 1501-1504. This sculpture shows humanism by the look on Davids face it is somewhat of a nervous or scared look but as if he is thinking of a plan or a scheme and planning how he's going to do it by using his mind instead of being stupid. He is taking his time and thinking. This shows that the humans are smart and take time to think.
Michelangelo creates the statue of David 1501-1504
Michelangelo the Humanist
Humanism is the focus of the here and now and worldly subjects. Michelangelo was a humanist because he didn't focus on himself he focused on other people and the whole human race and he focused on biblical studies as well like when he painted the mural on the sistine chapel he painted several stories from the bible and the human advances.
Raphael was born 1483 in Urbino, Italy and died april 6th 1520. He was a artist a very good one at that making several very famous paintings and murals such as the School of Athens and The Marriage Of The Virgin.
The school Of Athens was a painting done by Raphael that represented humanism because the painting consisted of gods and people with the smartest minds and even other Renaissance artist like Michelangelo. This shows that humans are smart and the very best minds and best thinkers and displayers of humanism are in this painting.
Raphael Paints the School of Athens
Humanism focuses on the here and now and worldly subjects. Raphael is a humanist because he focused on the greatest minds in history and focused on the human intelligence and how humans have come far and he notices that humans figured out a lot and they are the most intelligent things on this earth.