December 13, 2012 – March 7, 2013
West Building, Main Floor, Gallery 11
This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.
Overview: The presentation of the David-Apollo, a marble statue by
Organization: Under the auspices of the President of the Italian Republic, the presentation of Michelangelo's David-Apollo inaugurates 2013—The Year of Italian Culture, organized by The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Embassy of Italy in Washington, in collaboration with the Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali and with the support of the Corporate Ambassadors Intesa Sanpaolo and Eni. The presentation of Michelangelo's David-Apollo has been organized by the National Gallery of Art, Washington, The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Embassy of Italy in Washington, the Soprintendenza Speciale per il Patrimonio Storico, Artistico ed Etnoantropologico e per il Polo Museale della città di Firenze, and the Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence.
Brochure: Michelangelo’s David-Apollo, by Alison Luchs. Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 2012.
- Michelangelo's David-Apollo: An Offer He Couldn't Refuse
- Audio, Released: February 5, 2013, (48:06 minutes)
- Press Event: Michelangelos David-Apollo
- Audio, Released: December 6, 2012, (32:35 minutes)