Open lecture "I walk the line: with-drawing into contemporaneity“

Theoretical Seminar & Critical Meeting
Visual Art and Design MA and Art PhD students

Students who want to present their artworks, please fill in a registration form.

November 17-18th, 1:00 pm. Malunu st. 3 (VDA C1 building), 102 room. Seminar is open and held in English.

With professor Ian Damerell, Oslo and Vilnius based artist.

Ian Damerell is a Welsh artist and an art professor who has had over 30 one-person exhibitions and been included in various important exhibitions both in Norway and abroad. He was head of Vilnius Academy of Art’s Masters Jury for all courses in 2008 and has since headed the Masters Jury for Sculpture and Photo Media (until 2013). His art theory book ‘Unfolding the Cards’, was published in 2013 in Lithuania. More about Ian Damerell.

Lecture "I walk the line: with-drawing into contemporaneity“

This lecture is based on the following question: „How does drawing contribute to a contemporary cultural scene dominated by the aesthetics of commercial mass media rather than by museum aesthetics?“ I attempt to answer this from a personal standpoint, using keywords such as Nomadic Forum and Palance from my book ‘Unfolding the Cards’ (Vilnius, 2013). More about the lecture.

Moderator prof. Henrik B. Andersen.

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