CH113 - The Chemistry of Art and Art Conservation

This course explores the chemical principles underlying the physical properties of art, as well as the application of chemistry to the technical examination and authentication of art/cultural objects. Topics may focus on painted art, textiles, photographs, and other objects. This course includes a laboratory component, with the analysis and creation of actual artworks and art media. 1 unit Meets the Critical Learning: SA requirement.

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: SA

1 unit — Bowman


Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2025 Block 7 The Chemistry of Art and Art Conservation Amanda Bowman TBA 16 / 16 04/18/2024
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