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London Congress Symposium: Who Cares? Value, Veneration and Criticality


48th AICA International Congress 2015 Symposium:

Who Cares?

Cultural Intelligence : Value, Veneration and Criticality

What are the ethical tensions for the contemporary artist and critic when art becomes a global currency at a time of extreme inequality and instability ?

In partnership with Culture+Conflict, Royal College of Art

Tuesday 27 October, Royal College of Art, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2EU


Schedule and speakers for the day:

9.30am              Registration

10 – 10.45            Keynote Joshua Simon

10.45 -11.30       Rene Gimpel, JJ Charlesworth


11.45 -12.30       Ben Lewis, David Cross

12.30                 Discussion, Chair Anna Somers Cocks


2- 2.45 pm      Anthony Downey

3 – 3.45             Keynote Julian Stallabrass


4.15 – 4.45       Marie-Jose Mondzain

4.45 -.5.30     Discussion, Chair Anthony Downey

6-8pm               Reception Senior Common Room


AICA UK members can avail of a reduced Congress fee, payment is £50 by bank transfer or cheque to Charles Pickstone, AICA treasurer.  UK non-members can pay the 80 euro/120 euro (or on the day sterling equivalent) as on the AICA International website.