Exhibition Project on Art and Alchemy

Exhibition Project on Art and Alchemy

Sven Dupre

Other involved Scholars: 

David Brafman
Stephen Johnston
Dedo von Kerssenbrock-Krosigk
Lawrence Principe
Jennifer Rampling

Cooperation Partners: 

Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia, Museum of the History of Science, Stiftung Museum Kunstpalast Düsseldorf


Giovanni Antonio Grecolini, Die Erziehung Amors durch Venus und Vulkan, 1719, Öl auf Leinwand, 48,9 × 64 cm, Museum Kunstpalast, Foto: Horst Kolberg.


The Max Planck Research Group “Art and Knowledge in the Pre-modern Period” is collaborating with the Museum Kunstpalast on an exhibition on art and alchemy scheduled to open in Düsseldorf (as part of the Quadriennale) in April 2014. A description of the exhibition project can be found here.