View the documentary on Caravaggio below or by following this link:
Then answer the following questions:
- Caravaggio is best known for his use of chiaroscuro. Define this term and briefly describe how this artist uses it so successfully.
- List and describe 3 other elements of design you noticed Caravaggio uses to create drama in his artwork.
- Do you think Caravaggio was a mad genius or simply mad? How does the theme of forgiveness play into his story?