“In a 1750+ word paper, please provide a detailed overview of Michelangelo’s Sistine ceiling and its meaning. Begin your paper with the historical context of this commission and its dates, and then give a discussion of the narrative framework of this program, its overall compositional organization, and provide a review of the complex religious symbolism of the ceiling in specific reference to the audience that the room was meant for.

 Sistine Chapel: this is the link to the actual website at the Vatican. In addition to some links you will see to learn more, there is also a link to a video and a really cool 360 virtual tour, both at the bottom  of the page: Link