Monthly Archives: November 2013

insea 2014

The 34th World Congress of the International Society for Education through Art will be held from 7 – 11 July 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. Located in the Asia Pacific, this Congress will consider key themes which demonstrate artistic diversity and celebrate the innovations of the present against the backdrop of the past. The growth of a contemporary art in many nations throughout Asia will be a major theme, as will the revived awareness of traditional and indigenous cultures throughout the Pacific region. Particular emphasis will be placed on Australian Indigenous culture and its emergence as an international art force and […]

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professor gernot böhme on atmospheres

Sunday 1 December 2013, 2:00-4:00pm at the MCA Veolia Lecture Theatre Join us for a Sunday afternoon at the MCA to hear eminent philosopher Professor Gernot Böhme speak about the concept of atmospheres in art, architecture, cities and aesthetics. Atmosphere, Boehme argues, is not only the subject matter of art and architecture. We equally recognize the atmosphere of a city as something that makes it peculiar and individual. But what is really at stake when we talk about the atmosphere of a city or a building is precisely the way that life unfolds within it. Gernot Böhme theories have become highly […]

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