Chemistry & Art

  • Author: ChemViews Magazine
  • Published Date: 06 November 2019
  • Copyright: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
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A compilation of articles on chemistry in artworks, on art inspired by chemistry, about the work of scientific teams in museums


Research and Art Benefit from Each Other,
Vera Koester, Delphine Delire, Raisa Turja,
ChemViews Mag. 2019.

Experiences with an art exhibition held at SETAC Europe’s Annual Meeting in Helsinki, Finland

Art Bridging Science and Society,

Elliot Steeples, Rodrigo Pérez-García, Caterina Benincasa,
ChemViews Mag. 2018.

Founder of a residency program to acquaint artists with scientists talk about their vision and what they have achieved so far

Using Science to Detect Art Forgery in Paintings,

Vera Koester, Jehane Ragai (© Photo: Nathan Pitt, University of Cambridge, UK)
ChemViews Mag. 2018.

Jehane Ragai about the science behind forgery, what fascinates her about this topic, and her scientific career path

Colors in the Prehistoric and Archaic Era,

Evrykleia G. Karagiannidou,
ChemViews Mag. 2018.

Chemistry of the intense colors many ancient works of art like ceramic figurines, statues, and temples were decorated with

Identification and Preservation of Cultural Heritage,

Manfred Schreiner, Rita Wiesinger, and Wilfried Vetter,
ChemViews Mag. 2017.

Chemistry and Art: The contribution of chemistry to identifiy and preserve modern and ancient pieces of art and craft

Unique Way of Communicating Science,

Vera Koester, Fernanda Haffner,
ChemViews Mag. 2017.

F. Haffner talks about her non-profit journal Esperluette that acquaints both scientists and artists with scientific research

Art Inspired by Materials Science,

Vera Koester, Regina Valluzzi,
ChemViews Mag. 2016.

In an amazing career, Regina Valluzzi has come from materials sciences at MIT via a nanotech start-up to visual art

Art + Science Project,
Thorsten Bach, Birgit Eiglsperger, Burkhard König,
ChemViews Mag. 2016.

Chemistry and art students together worked on topics around photochemistry research

Career: As A Chemist at a Museum,

Vera Koester, S. Röhrs,
ChemViews Mag. 2014.

Dr. S. Röhrs has worked as a scientist at the Musées de France, The British Museum, and is now at the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

News: Combining Analytical Chemistry with Art History,

ChemViews Mag. 2013.

Richard R. Ernst, grandson of Walter Ernst, analyses a 13th century painting from Central Tibet

Interview with Tobias Stengel — Fine Arts & Chemistry,

Vera Köster, Tobias Stengel,
ChemViews Mag. 2011.

Tobias Stengler talkes about his interest in chemistry and the sciences and the connection between chemistry and fine arts


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