Talk Contemporary | Habitus Presents Objects of Desire
Thursday 7 September
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
Sydney Contemporary ticket holders
SPEAKERS: Akira Isogawa (Fashion Designer), David Macarthur (Assoc. Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Sydney), Gene Sherman (Chairman and Director, Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation), moderated by Andrew Frost (art critic)
What forms aesthetics, and why do we find them desirable? What has attracted humans to learn and collect objects, artefacts and pieces of art? What makes them so alluring? Does aesthetics derive from the eye of the beholder or are they culturally prescribed?
Image: Akira Isogawa