The Aesthetics Research Centre coordinates, enables and promotes research in philosophy of art and aesthetics at the University of Kent. ARC brings together faculty and postgraduate students from four different departments and three different schools and is characterised by a strong interdisciplinary ethos.
The Aesthetics Researcher Centre warmly invites you to its upcoming Autumn researcher seminars (both running in a hybrid format:
Pedestrian at Best: the Politics, Philosophy, & Aesthetics of Walking When Poor,
Kathrine Cuccuru, University of Sussex
Thursday 17th November, 5pm, Jarman Studio 5 (Teams link coming soon)
What’s Getting Us Through: Grazia UK as Affective Intimate Public During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Rosie Findlay, University of Kent
Weds 30 November, 4pm, Jarman Studio 5 (Teams link coming soon)
SELECTED PAST RESEARCH EVENTS
Links to each session can be requested by contacting ARC directors;
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7th May 2022
BSA Symposium on Revaluing the Life Model in Art Practice
More information here
10 June 2021
Book Symposium on Before Sunrise, Before Sunset, Before Midnight: A Philosophical Exploration, edited by Hans Maes (University of Kent) and Katrien Schaubroeck (University of Antwerp).
Symposium programme here
12 May 2021
‘The Reality of Aesthetic Injustice.’
Aesthetics Research Seminar with Daisy Dixon (Cambridge University).
9 February 2021
Aesthetics Research Centre Postgraduate Work in Progress Seminar
Presentations by Claire Anscomb and Dr. David Brown
LIVE-STREAM: Thursday 28 May 2020
Associate Professor Jason Leddington (Bucknell University)
“Savouring the Impossible”
28–29 February 2020
British Society for Aesthetics Postgraduate Conference. Beyond Human: Aesthetics of Nature and Technology
Keynotes: Glenn Parsons, Katja Kwastek.
7–9 February 2020,
British Society for Aesthetics Conference: Art, Aesthetics and the Medical and Health Humanities.
Keynotes: Rita Charon, Paul Crawford, Sheila Lintott, Jenefer Robinson.