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Winter School Art Forum - Pascal Gielen


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

Start Date

29 Jun 2012 3:00 pm

End Date

29 Jun 2012 4:00 pm


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

Pascal (1970) leads the research group and book series 'Arts in Society' at the Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts. He is also director of the research center 'Arts in Society' at the University of Groningen, where he is associate professor in the sociology of art within the department of Arts, Culture and Media. Gielen has written several books, articles and essays on contemporary art, cultural heritage and cultural politics. He also frequently gives lectures about these topics. Recent publications include 'The Murmuring of the Artistic Multitude. Global Art, Memory and Post-Fordism' (2009); 'Being an Artist in Post-Fordist Times' (2009), 'Community Art. The Politics of Trespassing' (2011) and 'Teaching Art in the Neoliberal Realm. Realism versus Cynicism' (2012).