Divine Michelangelo - biographies
Noonan is Michelangelo
Noonan is an established stage, film and TV actor.
other things he has performed with the RSC and the Old Vic and has
appeared in programmes such as Peak Practice, The Bill and London's
did his dramatic training at Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic
Professor William E Wallace - art historian, Michelangelo expert
and series consultant
E Wallace received his PhD in Art History from Columbia University
in New York in 1983, and that same year joined the faculty of Washington
University in St Louis as an assistant professor.
currently is a full professor of Chair of the department of Art
History and Archeology.
Wallace is an internationally recognized authority on Michelangelo
and his contemporaries.
was one of a select group of scholars from around the world invited
to confer with the Vatican about the restoration of Michelangelo's
frescos in the Sistine Chapel.
addition to more than 50 articles (as well as two works of fiction),
he is the author and editor of four books on Michelangelo, including
the award-winning, Michelangelo: The Complete Sculpture, Painting,
and Architecture (1998) and Michelangelo at San Lorenzo: The Genius
is currently writing a new biography of Michelangelo.
Hatfield - art historian and Michelangelo expert
Hatfield acquired his PhD at Harvard.
has been a fellow of Villa I Tatti three times and is a member of
the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton.
has written two publications on Botticelli; a book about the Sistine
Chapel ceiling called Trust in God: The Sources of Michelangelo's
Frescoes on the Sistine Ceiling; and a book on Michelangelo's riches
called The Wealth of Michelangelo.
Timothy Clifford - art historian and Michelangelo expert
Timothy, of the Courtauld Institute, was appointed director of the
National Galleries of Scotland in 1984.
began his museological career at Manchester City Art Galleries in
1968, in the Department of Paintings.
then worked in the Victoria & Albert Museum and British Museum
(Print Room) before returning to direct Manchester City Art Galleries
from 1978 to 1984.
Timothy is the author of many publications and contributes to numerous
was knighted in April 2002. In August 2003 he became Trustee of
the Wallace Collection.
Timothy Verdon - art historian and Michelangelo expert
Verdon, a Roman Catholic priest and Canon of Florence Cathedral,
took a PhD in art history at Yale University in 1975 and has taught
in the United States and in Italy.
currently lectures for Stanford University in their Florence, Italy
also directs the Office for Catechesis Through Art of the Archdiocese
of Florence and is a member of the board of directors of the Cathedral
has published books and articles on religious art in Italy and related
Stevenson - artist
is a painter, sculptor, copyist, broadcaster, musician and much
extensive experience working as an artist and consultant for television
includes Painting the Weather for BBC TWO; Leonardo and Omnibus
for BBC ONE; Art Fake and Collector's Lot for Channel 4.
he has worked for include the British Library, English Heritage,
British Foreign Office, Royal Academy, Science Museum, Saatchi &
Saatchi, V&A, National Trust and the British Museum.
Kelly - artist
trained in Prato, near Florence, in the studio of one of the great
masters and innovators in the creation of fresco, Leonetto Tintori.
has brought her expertise to bear on a wide range of prestigious
projects and has also completed a number of important modern commissions.
Dunn - series producer
is an experienced series producer who works for the BBC arts department.
work for BBC arts includes the critically acclaimed series Leonardo,
as well as Reading the Decades and programmes for the Omnibus strand.
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