How Caravaggio Painted His Life

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Caravaggio like many artist painted his personal life, and his emotions. After watching this video I see a man who wanted to be heard. I came to the conclusion that might be the reason for his behavior and for the decisions he made. His life does not fit my thoughts on a historical artist. Perhaps I try to compare it to today’s life, and we do not hear about artist killing others. I do keep in mind that we are talking about the 1600’s when life was very different. Another reason why I did not expect that is because he was very famous and loved by many.
Due to the events in his life, I see his paintings as if they are telling a tragic story. However, I am able to understand them a lot more. I learned more about Caravaggio and his motives; therefore
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