An underground version of a heavenly vision

French artist Pascal Boyart aka PBoy painting his "Sistine Chapel Underground" fresco, in an abandoned warehouse in Ivry-sur-Seine, on the outskirts of Paris. His vision features Adam and Eve in their underwear, credit cards falling out of a horn of
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French artist Pascal Boyart aka PBoy painting his "Sistine Chapel Underground" fresco, in an abandoned warehouse in Ivry-sur-Seine, on the outskirts of Paris. His vision features Adam and Eve in their underwear, credit cards falling out of a horn of plenty, among other secular interpretations of Michelangelo's Last Judgement masterpiece in the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican. PBoy's work measures over 100 sq m and is made up of three scenes and 400 characters. 

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 17, 2020, with the headline 'An underground version of a heavenly vision'. Subscribe