Professor Nick Higgins is screening We Are Northern Lights at this symposium, to be held at the NUI Galway from 24th - 26th October 2013.
Huston School of Film & Digital Media, NUI Galway, 24- 26 October 2013.
A Practice-based Research Symposium will explore what is specific about the practice of art in relation to an inclusive range of forms: visual, film, writing, music and performance. A range of arts practitioners, including Des Bell, Nick Higgins, Christa Lerm-Hayes, Ian McGuire, Paolo Bartoloni, Mel Mercier, Helen Phelan and Mícheál O Súilleabháin, will discuss What forms of knowledge does art offer? Is there an ‘artistic mode of thought’? What are the conditions of the possibility of knowledge through art - taken to mean? There will be an exhibition, screenings, readings, and performances.
Organised by Burren College of Art, Huston School of Film & Digital Media, Department of English NUI Galway, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick.