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    Public Works Improvements Arts Program (PWIAP)

    Many artists labored as industrial artists at that time, but Warhol’s recognition lowered his status to be taken significantly as a real artist. Though the Catholic Church remained a significant patron of the humanities throughout the Renaissance-from popes and other prelates to convents, monasteries and different religious organizations-artworks were more and more commissioned by civil authorities, courts and wealthy individuals. Although Michelangelo thought of himself a sculptor at the beginning, he achieved greatness as a painter as nicely, notably together with his big fresco overlaying the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, accomplished over 4 years (1508-12) and depicting various scenes from Genesis. Marc Chagall’s famous painting on the ceiling of…