The Art of Alchemy at the Los Angeles Getty. GBW member Nancy Turner is conservator of manuscripts and curator of the exhibit Alchemy of Color in Medieval Manuscripts. She will give a talk on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 7:00 PM. Daniel Kelm and Timothy Ely will speak on the themes of alchemy, chemistry and hermatic tradition on Thursday, October 27 at 7:00 PM. Both presentations are free, but tickets are required. On Friday, October 28, Daniel Kelm will demonstrate techniques for working with gold leaf on paper and leather and making powdered gold for paint. Free. !:00 to 3:00 PM, drop in.
To learn more and plan a visit, go to http://www. getty.edu/egetty.html. Choose the Alchemy of Color in Medieval Manuscripts and go to the “Learn more about the exhibition” link.