Lecture by Ladislav Kesner: Affectivity of modern painting (and what about it says  experimental research)

Lecture by Ladislav Kesner: Affectivity of modern painting (and what about it says experimental research) / Afektivita moderního obrazu (a co o ní vypovídá experimentální výzkum)

Place Husova 4, 110 Praha 1, CZECH REPUBLIC
Organizer Ústav dějin umění, Akademie věd ČR / Institute of Art History Academy of Scienc
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Venue date: 12 November 2014

The lecture will introduce a new interdisciplinary research Group Image, Mind and Brain and its prospects activities in the field of empirical research on the perception of art, especially affective responses to visual artworks. Through several mini case studies will subsequently dismantled the notion of affective (modernist) image and its importance for the iconology of Modern Art.