Alchemy and Art

Event Type Sheppy Dog Fund Lecture, Educational Lectures, Adults, Free Programs
Date calendar  Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Time clock  6:00pm - 7:00pm (1h)
Location FIA Theater

Dr, Sledge will introduce the practice of alchemy and varying alchemical schools, dispel common myths, introduce famous alchemists including Maria the Jewess, describe alchemical symbolism and discuss where our understanding of alchemy as proto-science is today. His presentation will be grounded in the history of alchemical art and symbolism. The topic will appeal to everyone from Harry Potter fans, to those interested in the history of science, as well as people interested in esoteric/occult mysteries