Narcissus by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Narcissus by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Caravaggio--I love the story behind this painting: Caravaggio painted his own head, dismembered

Caravaggio--I love the story behind this painting: Caravaggio painted his own head, dismembered

Giovanni Baglione, Amor Sacro e Amor Profano (Sacred and Profane Love), ca. 1602-1603, oil on canvas (240 x 143) cm, Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini, inv. 1268.

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Giovanni Baglione, Amor Sacro e Amor Profano (Sacred and Profane Love), ca. 1602-1603, oil on canvas (240 x 143) cm, Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini, inv. 1268.

Just stunning - Caravaggio. Detail from 'The Denial of St. Peter'. A master of Chiaroscuro.

Just stunning - Caravaggio. Detail from 'The Denial of St. Peter'. A master of Chiaroscuro.

My recent "involuntary memory." Caravaggio's "The Calling of Saint-Matthew." Description of the paining from the blog: Zeitgeist  sic itur ad astra ("thus to the stars"). Click here to read: (http://duluxdreams.wordpress.com/2012/06/28/caravaggio-the-calling-of-st-matthew/)

Caravaggio – ‘The Calling of St Matthew’

My recent "involuntary memory." Caravaggio's "The Calling of Saint-Matthew." Description of the paining from the blog: Zeitgeist sic itur ad astra ("thus to the stars"). Click here to read: (http://duluxdreams.wordpress.com/2012/06/28/caravaggio-the-calling-of-st-matthew/)

Note the critical thought represented by the wrinkled forehead, the outstretched arm, that subtle halo.

Caravaggio's Crazy Life: The Paintings of a Killer

Note the critical thought represented by the wrinkled forehead, the outstretched arm, that subtle halo.

The Incredulity of Saint Thomas - Detail - Caravaggio 1601-02, via Caravaggista blog

The Incredulity of Saint Thomas - Detail - Caravaggio 1601-02, via Caravaggista blog

Caravaggio's St Francis - this takes my breathe away!

Caravaggio's St Francis - this takes my breathe away!

Forget Caitlyn Jenner. The National Post reports about the next big trend in life-choices. Read about it and its theological implications here: http://wp.me/p50DVB-1Eg

Bet You an Arm & a Leg You Haven't Heard of Transability!

Forget Caitlyn Jenner. The National Post reports about the next big trend in life-choices. Read about it and its theological implications here: http://wp.me/p50DVB-1Eg

Il Caravaggio, Wow! He looks like a young Mick Jagger.

Why You Should Go to the Derek Jarman Film Festival at BAM

Il Caravaggio, Wow! He looks like a young Mick Jagger.

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