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The Alchemist Discovering Phosphorus

The Alchemist Discovering Phosphorus is a painting by Joseph Wright of Derby originally completed in 1771 then reworked in 1795. The full title of the painting is The Alchymist, in Search of the Philosophers Stone, Discovers Phosphorus, and prays for the successful Conclusion of his operation, was the custom of the Ancient Chymical Astrologers. It has been suggested that The Alchymist refers to the discovery of phosphorus by the Hamburg alchemist Hennig Brand in 1669. This story was often printed in popular chemical books in Wrights lifetime, and was widely known.

The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp

The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp is a 1632 oil painting on canvas by Rembrandt housed in the Mauritshuis museum in The Hague, the Netherlands. The painting is regarded as one of Rembrandts early masterpieces. In the work, Dr. Nicolaes Tulp is pictured explaining the musculature of the arm to medical professionals. Some of the spectators are various doctors who paid commissions to be included in the painting. The painting is signed in the top-left hand corner Rembrandt. f 1632. This may be the first instance of Rembrandt signing a painting with his forename in its original form as op ...

Ars Mathematica (organization)

Ars Mathematica is a Paris, France-based, international and non-profit organization founded in 1992 by Christian Lavigne and Alexandre Vitkine to promote the interconnection between art, science, and technology, with a particular focus on digital sculpture. Since 1993, the association has organized a biennial exhibition of digital sculpture. "Intersculpt 95," the second show, was jointly sponsored by U.S based Computer and Sculpture Forum. During the expo, a transatlantic videoconference between Philadelphia and Paris resulted in the creation of a shared sculpture, "the Temple Hands," base ...

Education (Chittenden Memorial Window)

Education is a stained-glass window commissioned from Louis Comfort Tiffanys Tiffany Glass Company during the building of Yale Universitys Chittenden Hall, funded by Simeon Baldwin Chittenden. Personifications of Art, Science, Religion, and Music are represented in the work, as angels. Other angelic representations of related virtues, values, and ideas attend them, each identified by words in their halos. Originally overlooking the main reading room of the then new university library when installed in 1890, the windows location is now identified as room 102 of Linsly-Chittenden Hall, on th ...

An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump

An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump is a 1768 oil-on-canvas painting by Joseph Wright of Derby, one of a number of candlelit scenes that Wright painted during the 1760s. The painting departed from convention of the time by depicting a scientific subject in the reverential manner formerly reserved for scenes of historical or religious significance. Wright was intimately involved in depicting the Industrial Revolution and the scientific advances of the Enlightenment. While his paintings were recognized as exceptional by his contemporaries, his provincial status and choice of subjects mea ...


Galacidalacidesoxiribunucleicacid) is a 1963 painting by Salvador Dali. The paintings title is a portmanteau of the name of Dalis wife, Gala Dali, and deoxyribonucleic acid. It is a tribute to Francis Crick and James D. Watson, who determined the double helical structure of DNA in 1953. The painting is in the collection of the Salvador Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida.


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  • The Austrian Decoration for Science and Art German: Osterreichisches Ehrenzeichen fur Wissenschaft und Kunst is a state decoration of the Republic of
  • Art vs. Science are an Australian electronic dance band based in Sydney, New South Wales. Formed in February 2008, the three - piece consists of James Finn
  • The Science and Art Department was a British government body which functioned from 1853 to 1899, promoting education in art science technology and design
  • Panopticon of Science and Art was one of the grand social institutions and architectural splendours of Victorian London. It was given a Royal Charter in 1850 and
  • acknowledge and reward excellent and outstanding achievements in the field of science and art From 1933 onwards with the beginning of the Nazi regime
  • The Society of Science Letters and Art also known as the Society of Science or SSLA, was a soi - disant learned society which flourished between 1882 and
  • of students on its programmes. Gray s was founded in 1885 as Gray s School of Science and Art in recognition of the generosity of its founding father
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  • Art and Science was a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate and American Alliance of Museums accredited museum located in downtown Fresno, California, in
  • cultural institutions, with comprehensive collections in art history, anthropology and science It has a permanent collection of over 30, 000 objects
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  • The World Academy of Art and Science WAAS is an international non - governmental scientific organization, a world network of more than 700 individual
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