Art and the Senses (Oct 7, 2006)


A one day workshop on ART AND THE SENSES will be held at theUniversity of Sheffield on Saturday, October 7th 2006.

Speakers:

Fiona Macpherson (Glasgow) 'Synaesthesia and Art: Scope and Limitations' Andrew McGonigal (Leeds) 'Art and Discriminability' Catharine Abell (Manchester) 'The Perceptuality of Pictures' Robert Hopkins (Sheffield) 'Sculpture and Visual Perspective'

Some student travel bursaries are available. For information, and to register (there is no fee) please email r.hopkins@shef.ac.uk.

The workshop is generously supported by the British Society of Aesthetics, the Centre for the Study of Perceptual Experience (Glasgow), and the Sheffield Philosophy Department.

For further information, please visit the workshop website: http://www.gla.ac.uk/Acad/Philosophy/CSPE/art/art.html

Professor Robert Hopkins Department of Philosophy Arts Tower University of Sheffield Sheffield S10 2TN

Tel 0114 222 0572