Caravaggio Tour

During your visit to Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy, enjoy the multimedia tour of the exhibition, featuring exclusive interviews and anectdotes. The tour includes in-depth commentary about more than twenty paintings and includes:

  • Commentary by Keith Christiansen, curator of European Paintings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, about a rare previously unattributed Caravaggio painting
  • An interview with LACMA curator J. Patrice Marandel, about the lasting legacy of Caravaggio through the centuries
  • Video of Los Angeles artist Sandow Birk in his studio, talking about how he looks at and learns from Caravaggio's work today
  • Music from the period

The tour is available for $6. Reserve with tickets, or rent the tour on-site near the entrance to the exhibition.

Here is an excerpt from the tour, of artist Sandow Birk describing Caravaggio's influence on his work: