We are a multidisciplinary research group dedicated to studying color in the global premodern world with attention to materiality, art practice, and theory.
Hand Colored Rare Books & Maps
View some of the earliest printed references to paint recipes and see how complicated the circulation of pigments and dyestuff was throughout the early modern world. Plus, we will make a tiny book….
Friday, March 29, 2019, 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Join us for an exploration of pigments through the medium of watercolor. Participants will learn historic and contemporary context for paint pigments while experimenting with color mixing in a hands-on workshop held at Wet Paint Artists’ Materials & Framing in St Paul.
Friday, April 5, 2:00pm-3:30pm
PhD Candidate, Art History
PhD student, Art History