Beyond Caravaggio

Following on from seeing The Seven Acts of Mercy at the RSC, I thought I had better get to the NG before this exhibition ended, especially as I had read Waldemar Januszczak's review and loved it! http://www.waldemar.tv/2016/11/waldemar-januszczak-on-art-caravaggio-saw-things-in-a-new-light/ I was very much looking forward to seeing Caravaggio's Supper at Emmaus and was not disappointed: The theatrical … Continue reading Beyond Caravaggio

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Caravaggio at the RSC

Last week of term and I should have been exhausted, only fit for my bed. Instead, I went off to The Swan Theatre in Stratford to see a new play, The Seven Act of Mercy. Switching between Naples in 1606, and Bootle in 2016, Caravaggio's painting linked the social inequalities of both the 17th and … Continue reading Caravaggio at the RSC