Alchemy : 17th Century Multimedia





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Uploaded on May 12, 2009

What Michael Maier did with the creation Atalanta Fugiens in 1617 is a revolutionary concept even in the 21st Century. He combined complimentary literature, artwork and musical compositions into a single written book to form what could be considered the first multimedia experience.

This is an interpretation of his music and writings along with the actual drawings. They all flow together in the video as though it is one song, but each epigram has its own very brief composition of music.

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