http://lightisback.iguzzini... Through the use of a time machine, the creation of the Masterpiece by the 42-year old Leonardo da Vinci is made contemporary.
For the second time in its history, The Last Supper is testimony of a new modernity. When the work was commissioned, Christopher Columbus had just discovered America. It was 1492, a year for historians that began the modern era.
Today light is back in the refectory of the convent of the Santa Maria delle Grazie Basilica. The painting is now beginning its second life, displaying its beautiful colours and revealing its most intimate secrets under a new light.