Art Forum - Edward Colless

Summary

Noted artists, critics, theorists and curators from Australia and abroad speak about their work

Start Date

14th Sep 2012 12:30pm

End Date

14th Sep 2012 1:30pm

Venue

Dechaineux Lecture Theatre (behind the cafeteria on level one) at the Centre for the Arts, Hunter Street, Hobart

RSVP / Contact Information

Lectures are open to the public, admission is free - art.forum@utas.edu.au


Edward Colless is the Head of Department, Visual Art History & Theory Faculty of the Victorian College of the Arts The University of Melbourne. Edward will talk about his novel and the research done in Paris with the background of counter-factual or slipstream fiction, with an examples of of steampunk, he proposes a new image of art that interferes with this erotic chemistry: necromantic rather than romantic and thus a catastrophic undoing of the bachelor machine.