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DIAMOND, ART & SCIENCE
28 October 2021 - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm$250
The most ancient diamonds date all the way back to 3.5 billion years ago. Miracles of nature, their geological formation gave them remarkable physical properties, which conferred upon them a unique role in history and mythology. The very origin of the word, “adamas” (“invincible, unconquerable” in Greek), recalls the uniqueness of this gem. Embark on a voyage to discover the diamond, between science and history, with our experts as your guides.
Patricia Zilkha, Art Historian, Gemologist and Lecturer at L’ÉCOLE, School of Jewelry Arts
Dr. Miro Fei-Yeung Ng, Gemologist and Lecturer at L’ÉCOLE, School of Jewelry Arts
Founder and President at Centre for Gemological Research
Conversation in English
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