Artist at Work: Manuscript Illumination

Date: Sunday January 19, 2014, at 1 pm - 3 pm
Location: Exhibitions Pavilion, Getty Center

Admission: Free

Join artist Sylvana Barrett as she demonstrates medieval painting techniques while exploring the precious pigments, gold gilding, and elaborately painted borders found in masterpieces such as the St. Albans Psalter. Complements the exhibition Canterbury and St. Albans: Treasures from Church and Cloister.

1:00–2:00 p.m.: Pigments and gilding 2:00–3:00 p.m.: Medieval painting techniques