Course Schedule - Spring 15

     

CHEM 176 001 (CRN: 21425)

THE CHEMISTRY OF ART

Long Title: THE CHEMISTRY OF ART
Department: Chemistry
Instructors:
Whitmire, Kenton H.
Tran Lu, Lesa
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR DBH 180 (12-JAN-2015 - 24-APR-2015) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Distribution Group: Distribution Group III
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required)
Section Enrolled: 25
Enrollment data as of: 19-SEP-2017 9:01PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: The chemistry of the materials and methods used to create, conserve and authenticate art objects will be presented. Topics will include sculpture, painting, photography, textiles, jewelry, furniture, etc. Taught in conjunction with the Conservation Department and Staff of the MFAH. Some classes will be held at the MFAH or HMNS.