Spike Island

Art and Its MaterialsLed by Marina Vishmidt, Lecturer in Culture Industry at Goldsmiths, University of London

Date

Thursday 16 November 2017, 6–7.30pm

Admission

£5, £3 concessions
Free for Spike Associates

Event type

Talks

The final of four events exploring the relationship between art, aesthetics and contemporary materialism. For this seminar, Marina Vishmidt explores the relationship between metaphor and art making.

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This event is organised in partnership with the Philosophy Programme and Social Sciences in the City, University of the West of England (UWE) and the Working Group on Contemporary Materialism. 

Marina Vishmidt

Marina Vishmidt is a writer. She is a Lecturer in Culture Industry at Goldsmiths, University of London and runs a Theory seminar at the Dutch Art Institute. Her work has appeared in South Atlantic Quarterly, Ephemera, Afterall, Journal of Cultural Economy, Australian Feminist Studies, and Radical Philosophy, among others, as well as a number of edited volumes. She is the co-author of Reproducing Autonomy (with Kerstin Stakemeier) (Mute, 2016), and is currently completing the monograph Speculation as a Mode of Production (Brill, 2018).


Supported by
  • University of the West of England