Week 3: Bernini

The first task for this week’s tutorial was to name a creative person that you admire. After the lecturer announced this, I went to the toilet and when I got back it was already ‘times up’ ¯\_(ツ)_/¯. So from my trip from the girl’s bathroom back to the room, the first and only creative person that came to my mind was Bernini. I came across his works on Tumblr, and what caught my eyes was his sculpture called ‘The Rape of Proserpina’. I will focus more on his work rather than his life-story, mainly because I’m here for them sculptures and not for his drama.

The Rape of Proserpina. 1622

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