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Event date
Friday, June 24, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Starr auditorium

Part 8 - Frederic Amat

Event date
Friday, June 24, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Starr auditorium

Part 7 - Jon Bird

Starting from the surrealist context of Miró’s art it moves to the broader theme of the complex relationship between art and politics. Speakers address a range of issues, from the specific contexts in which Miró worked, to the ‘radicalism’ of surrealism. Curators, academics and artists contribute to the debates. Speakers include artists Frederic Amat and Eva Bosch, art historians and curators Jon Bird, William Jeffett, Robert Lubar and Gill Perry, philosopher Nigel Warburton, and curators of the Miró exhibition Matthew Gale and Marko Daniel.

Event date
Friday, June 24, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Starr auditorium

Part 6 - Nigel Warburton: 'Art and Politics'

Event date
Friday, June 24, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Starr auditorium

Part 5 - First discussion - before lunch

Event date
Friday, June 24, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Starr auditorium

Part 4 -William Jeffett

Event date
Friday, June 24, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Starr auditorium

Part 3 - Eva Bosch

Starting from the surrealist context of Miró’s art it moves to the broader theme of the complex relationship between art and politics. Speakers address a range of issues, from the specific contexts in which Miró worked, to the ‘radicalism’ of surrealism. Curators, academics and artists contribute to the debates. Speakers include artists Frederic Amat and Eva Bosch, art historians and curators Jon Bird, William Jeffett, Robert Lubar and Gill Perry, philosopher Nigel Warburton, and curators of the Miró exhibition Matthew Gale and Marko Daniel.

Event date
Friday, June 24, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Starr auditorium

Part 2 - Matthew Gale

Starting from the surrealist context of Miró’s art it moves to the broader theme of the complex relationship between art and politics. Speakers address a range of issues, from the specific contexts in which Miró worked, to the ‘radicalism’ of surrealism. Curators, academics and artists contribute to the debates. Speakers include artists Frederic Amat and Eva Bosch, art historians and curators Jon Bird, William Jeffett, Robert Lubar and Gill Perry, philosopher Nigel Warburton, and curators of the Miró exhibition Matthew Gale and Marko Daniel.

Event date
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Starr auditorium

Part 1 - Introduction by Marko Daniel

Event date
Saturday, March 27, 2010 (All day)
Location
Starr Auditorium

Part 9 - Amna Malik: 'Abstract dis-connections, ruptures and transformations: Nasreen Mohamedi and the question of context.'

This study day is dedicated to the memory of Professor Charles Harrison, Emeritus Professor of the History and Theory of Art at The Open University. On the occasion of two major exhibitions of abstract art, Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World and Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective, this study day considers some of the broad issues and ideas associated with the concept of 'abstraction'.  

Event date
Saturday, March 27, 2010 (All day)
Location
Starr Auditorium

Part 8 - David Batchelor: 'Another Day, Another Monochrome'

This study day is dedicated to the memory of Professor Charles Harrison, Emeritus Professor of the History and Theory of Art at The Open University. On the occasion of two major exhibitions of abstract art, Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World and Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective, this study day considers some of the broad issues and ideas associated with the concept of 'abstraction'.  

Event date
Saturday, March 27, 2010 (All day)
Location
Starr Auditorium

Part 6 - Round table discussion and Q&A chaired by Gill Perry

This study day is dedicated to the memory of Professor Charles Harrison, Emeritus Professor of the History and Theory of Art at The Open University. On the occasion of two major exhibitions of abstract art, Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World and Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective, this study day considers some of the broad issues and ideas associated with the concept of 'abstraction'.  

Event date
Saturday, March 27, 2010 (All day)
Location
Starr Auditorium

Part 11 - Round table discussion and Q&A chaired by Marko Daniel

This study day is dedicated to the memory of Professor Charles Harrison, Emeritus Professor of the History and Theory of Art at The Open University. On the occasion of two major exhibitions of abstract art, Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World and Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective, this study day considers some of the broad issues and ideas associated with the concept of 'abstraction'.  

Event date
Saturday, March 27, 2010 (All day)
Location
Starr Auditorium

Part 10 - Jaime Gili: 'Tropical modern. On being late, but in the right place. (A different kind of failure).'

This study day is dedicated to the memory of Professor Charles Harrison, Emeritus Professor of the History and Theory of Art at The Open University. On the occasion of two major exhibitions of abstract art, Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World and Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective, this study day considers some of the broad issues and ideas associated with the concept of 'abstraction'.  

Event date
Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Winstanley Lecture Theatre Trinity College Cambridge

Brian Dillon, The Sun Has Turned to Glass: Art and the Crystalline Imagination

Part of the series of talks on Art & Alchemy: Transformation & Contemporary Art A two day conference across Cambridge and Norwich exploring ideas of alchemy and transformation, and the role of crystals in contemporary artistic practice and theory from Graeco-Roman Egypt to Surrealism and contemporary art.

Event date
Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 23:00
Location
Winstanley Lecture Theatre Trinity College

Gill Perry, Gangs and Crystals at Home in South London: Roger Hiorns's Seizure, 2008

Part of the lecture series on 'Art & Alchemy: Transformation & Contemporary Art' A two day conference across Cambridge and Norwich exploring ideas of alchemy and transformation, and the role of crystals in contemporary artistic practice and theory from Graeco-Roman Egypt to Surrealism and contemporary art.

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