ART – Aesthetics Research Torino. Robert T. Valgenti: Improvisation and Interpretation

The goal of this seminar is to explicate Luigi Pareyson’s reflections on “improvisation” in his 1954 work Estetica –in light of his broader aesthetic theory of formativity, and within the current discourse regarding the aesthetic status of improvisation.  For Pareyson,

Revisiting the Sublime / Revisiter le sublime

Christoph Wulf: Mimesis and imagination between aesthetics and anthropology

  Mimesis. Cultura, arte, società (Mimesis. Culture, art, society) by Christoph Wulf and Gunter Gebauer makes available to the Italian public the reference text in the international literature and the most extensive survey work dedicated to the problem of mimesis,

CFP: Philosophy of Photography (Laocoonte 5: Panorama)

Call for Papers: Philosophy of Photography Laocoonte invites paper submissions on the philosophy of photography for its monographic Panorama section of volume 5, 2018. Papers may be written in Spanish, English, or Portuguese. The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2018. Laocoonte is

Conference Matilde Carrasco Barranco: Aesthetics and the language of art criticism – ART (Aesthetics Research Torino), Torino 17 Aprile 2018

  Matilde Carrasco Barranco Aesthetics and the language of art criticism For decades now, the debate on the role of aesthetics in art criticism often concerns the usefulness of aesthetic terms and this remains controversial. At least since F. Sibley’s

Deception and Authenticity in Art: Morality, Language and Aesthetics

In this conference, we will bring together leading philosophers of art with leading scholars on deception within ethics and the philosophy of language with a view to the mutual enrichment of each discipline. Some examples of questions we will be

ART (Aesthetics Research Torino – Philosophical Seminar): Richard Shusterman Winckelmann on Taste: A Somaesthetic Perspective

The opening lecture of ART (Aesthetics Research Torino) Philosophical Seminar will be delivered by Prof. Richard Shusterman on March 9th at 3 p.m. Location: Università di Torino Aula Guzzo, Via Po 18 – Torino Richard Shusterman Winckelmann on Taste: A Somaesthetic Perspective Three


SCIENTIFIC INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE THE DESTINIES OF ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM For the Centenary of Guy de Montlaur’s Birth (1918–1977) October 11th, 12th and 13th, 2018 ;      Abstraction and expression are apparently as diametrical concepts as logical thought and figurative

X. Congress of the German Society of Aesthetics

Das ist Ästhetik! 14.bis17.02.2018 X. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Ästhetik Hochschule für Gestaltung Offenbach am Main   Conference Program   Call for Papers 2018 – und mit die­sem Kon­gress – wird die Deut­sche Ge­sell­schaft für Äs­the­tik ihr 25-jäh­ri­ges Be­ste­hen


CFP, International Assocation for Aesthetics (IAA) MARGINS, FUTURES AND TASKS OF AESTHETICS July 5-7 2018, Aalto University, Espoo/Helsinki Organizers: International Association for Aesthetics, The Finnish Society of Aesthetics & The Department of Art at Aalto University Submission Deadline: 15 January