A l c h e m y
in Science, Psychology and Art

a symposium :
Transmutation of Matter,
Transformation of the senses

Literary essays & Links Invited From:
Metallurgists
Chemists
Physicists
Psychotherapists
Historians
Artists Writers Sculptors

contact: Johnes Ruta
azothgallery@comcast.net

 

The Symposium program
Chronology of Topics :

Ancient

The Archaeology of Smelting

The Age of Bronze : Marriage of Copper and Tin

Confluences of Wisdom: Eros & the Divine Sophia

The Art of War : Iron and Steel

China : Chi of Matter

India : Castes of the Elements

Pythagoras : The Triangle and the Eye

Arabia : Medicine & the Soul :

Galen, Khalid, Jabir & al-Razi

Medieval & Renaissance

Stages of the Transmutation:

Calcinatio, Precipitatio, Sublimatio, et al

Kabbalah & Western Mystery

Raymond Lulle, Nicolas Flammel, & Robert Fludd

Paracelsus

Ficino, Bruno, & Pico della Mirandola

The Chemical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz

The Visual Coniunctio of Leonardo

The Experimental Method of Modern Science

Calculus of the Monad

Metaphysical & Symbolist Literary Movements

Modern

Theosophy

The Psychology of the Unconscious

The Alchemy of 20th Century Art

Synchronicity and the Archetypes

The Alphabet, Language, and Metaphor

The Transformative Vision