By: Diane Granahan
On view at The Getty through February 12, 2017 is an exhibition unveiling various historic images from the mysterious world of alchemy. The title of the exhibition is rather straightforward, The Art of Alchemy, as it covers a wide range of imagery that reveals how impactful this artistic practice is on us to this very day, from modern chemistry to our visual culture as we know it. Coinciding with this wunderkammer of an exhibition are various lectures, a food workshop, and a colloquium. Follow the link below to find out more about this fascinating showcase of what once was considered the key to unlocking the secrets of creation and how it is viewed and used in modern industry today.