Michelangelo is one of the most renowned artists in history, and his works, including the Statue of David, still inspire artists all over the world. But do you know the story behind the masterpiece? It all began on September 13th, 1501, when Michelangelo started sculpting Dave. Yes, we said Dave. In this post, we will take you on a journey through the life and work of Michelangelo and discover how the iconic Statue of David came to be.