ART AND ALCHEMY
The Mystery of Transformation
Beat Wismer & Dedo von Kerssenbrock-Krosigk
Museum Kunstpalast, 2014
'The history of the links between alchemy and art from Jan Brueghel the Elder to Anish Kapoor. Alchemy, the royal art of transforming stones into silver and base metals into gold, has been a fruitful subject for artists. The book examines the intersections between art and science. Includes recent studies by internationally renowned scientists.'