The Grammar of Color
Lecture: Aux Trois Crayons: The History, Science, and Technique of the Three Naturally-Occurring Chalks in Traditional 14th-19th Century Old Master Drawing.
Speaker: Timothy David Mayhew
Date/Location: Thursday, June 26, 2008 at 2:00 pm in the West Building Lecture Hall
Mr. Mayhew is a talented researcher and artist who has done extensive work on the subject of natural chalks. He will provide great insight into the origin and use of these art materials, focusing on the dynamic range and effects that can be achieved with natural chalks.
National Gallery of Art
West Building Lecture Hall