Event held on August 13

Colour, Chemistry & Culture

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Event runs from 1:15 PM to 3:00 PM


Celebrate National Science Week (13–21 August 2022) with this family workshop co-presented by the Hellenic Museum and Islamic Museum of Australia. Discover how Hellenic and Islamic civilisations coloured their worlds. Explore the chemistry of pigments, paints, inks and dyes as you make your own ancient Greek egg tempera paint fresco, and iron gall ink calligraphy masterpiece. Ideal for children aged 7–13. Entry Cost Child $10