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The Overlaps: Leonardo Da Vinci

This is a topic that pretty much everyone saw coming–Leonardo Da Vinci. Da Vinci is one of the most famous artists to ever live, and in addition to this, he accomplished a huge amount in the fields of science and engineering. 648 more words


In a World With No Space and Time

I am hoping that you have seen Leonardo’s sketch of sacred geometry..

This is where the genius lies.

Leonardo discovered that the human body is perfectly proportional in all dimensions.   223 more words

Uffizi Gallery and Palazzo Vecchio

The Medici rulers of Florence were some of the greatest patrons of the arts that ever lived.  Their legacy lives on in their palace and the Uffizi gallery, one of the greatest art galleries in the world.   17 more words


Ever after

 Looking at this engraving my first feelings were that I didn’t care for the violence of the battle scene: the murderous and frightened faces, weapons, impending doom.   258 more words

Margaret On The Spot

Research: Leonardo Da Vinci & Albrecht Durer

Look at how Renaissance masters such as Leonardo and Dürer depicted animals.  Make notes and try and find some images to include in your learning log.

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06 Drawing Animals

Happy birthday Leonardo!

Today, we celebrate the birthday of Leonardo da Vinci, born on this day in 1452.

“Portrait of a Man in Red Chalk” is widely accepted as a self-portrait of Leonardo, although not universally. 87 more words

Leonardo 1452-1519. The Genius is back in Milan!

Don’t make any plans for tomorrow, the Genius is back in town! ;)

If you love Leonardo da Vinci as much as we do, you definitely shouldn’t miss the incredible event organized in… 466 more words