Video killed the Renaissance star

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Video killed the Renaissance star

On the face of it, the works of Italian Renaissance polymath Michelangelo and the 67-year old American video artist Bill Viola could not be more different.

But the organisers of a new exhibition at the Royal Academy say that if you look a little closer, you'll find similarities in the way that both men tackle life's biggest questions.

London Live went for a preview of the show titled Life Death Rebirth.

 

Bill Viola Michelangelo is on at the Royal Academy of Arts until 31st March 2019.

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