19 January 2016

Pigments & Dyes

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 SCI's London Group in partnership with UCL's Chemical & Physical Society

UCL, London UK

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This talk will cover the role of pigments in the artists' materials trade with specific reference to L Cornellissen & Son, the leading supplier of pigments to artists since 1855.Yanko Tikov (Russell & Chappie) will then talk about the use of modern pigments replacing some of the famous early colours and how an artist today can use knowledge of pigments to inform their work based on the properties they exhibit.

Day 1 - 19th January 2016

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Department of Chemistry
University College London
20 Gordon Street
London, WC1H 0AJ

Emma Thomas, Committee Support Contact for the London Group

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7598 1594

Email: communications@soci.org


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