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5 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h Caught between Anthroposophy and Art Gijs Frieling 12 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h Sound Space Identity Cilia Erens 19 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h Cognitive Instincts Ton Derksen 5 March 2015

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5 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h Caught between Anthroposophy and Art Gijs Frieling 12 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h Sound Space Identity Cilia Erens 19 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h Cognitive Instincts Ton Derksen 5 March 2015

The Passion of Liars

Thursday, 28 May 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) The Passion of Liars Stine Jensen www.stinejensen.nl Jensen wrote a book about her passion for liars. It is not just the banal soapish and voyeuristic hunger,

The Passion of Liars

Thursday, 28 May 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) The Passion of Liars Stine Jensen www.stinejensen.nl Jensen wrote a book about her passion for liars. It is not just the banal soapish and voyeuristic hunger,

A Musical: You Say No, I Say Future

Thursday, 21 May 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) A Musical: You Say No, I Say Future Echo + Seashell echoplusseashell.tumblr.com Echo + Seashell consists of artists Henna Hyvärinen and Susan Kooi Together they write

A Musical: You Say No, I Say Future

Thursday, 21 May 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) A Musical: You Say No, I Say Future Echo + Seashell echoplusseashell.tumblr.com Echo + Seashell consists of artists Henna Hyvärinen and Susan Kooi Together they write

The Struggle for the Facts

Thursday, 23 April 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) The Struggle for the Facts Daan Heerma van Voss www.daanheermavanvoss.nl Sometimes it seems as if writers are interested in little more than the relation between fiction

The Struggle for the Facts

Thursday, 23 April 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) The Struggle for the Facts Daan Heerma van Voss www.daanheermavanvoss.nl Sometimes it seems as if writers are interested in little more than the relation between fiction

Yourself and the Other

Thursday, 16 April 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Yourself and the Other Dries Verhoeven www.driesverhoeven.com In the exhibition Ceci n’est pas… (2013), uncommon people were put on display in glass cabinets in the city

Yourself and the Other

Thursday, 16 April 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Yourself and the Other Dries Verhoeven www.driesverhoeven.com In the exhibition Ceci n’est pas… (2013), uncommon people were put on display in glass cabinets in the city

Our Belief in Truth true Moving Images

Thursday, 9 April 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Our Belief in Truth true Moving Images Anna Hoetjes www.annahoetjes.com For the Studium Generale Anna Hoetjes will take you on a journey through the world of

Our Belief in Truth true Moving Images

Thursday, 9 April 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Our Belief in Truth true Moving Images Anna Hoetjes www.annahoetjes.com For the Studium Generale Anna Hoetjes will take you on a journey through the world of

The Lies of Painting

Thursday, 26 March 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) The Lies of Painting Dominic van den Boogerd In his talk, Dominic van den Boogerd will discuss selected works of contemporary artists, from Sigmar Polke to

The Lies of Painting

Thursday, 26 March 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) The Lies of Painting Dominic van den Boogerd In his talk, Dominic van den Boogerd will discuss selected works of contemporary artists, from Sigmar Polke to

The Veracity of Documentaries

Thursday, 19 March 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) The Veracity of Documentaries Moon Blaisse For many, the documentary forms an important window onto unknown worlds and realities. Even though one does not exactly expect

The Veracity of Documentaries

Thursday, 19 March 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) The Veracity of Documentaries Moon Blaisse For many, the documentary forms an important window onto unknown worlds and realities. Even though one does not exactly expect

Do Humans Have Free Will?

Thursday, 12 March 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Do Humans Have Free Will? Marc Slors Can it truly be said that neuroscience has shown the bankruptcy of free will? In the avalanche of recently

Do Humans Have Free Will?

Thursday, 12 March 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Do Humans Have Free Will? Marc Slors Can it truly be said that neuroscience has shown the bankruptcy of free will? In the avalanche of recently

Semblance

Thursday, 5 March 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Semblance Floris van Delft and Fahd Larhzaoui For Floris van Delft, theatre is diametrically opposed to the evocation of illusions. He regards theatre as an instrument

Semblance

Thursday, 5 March 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Semblance Floris van Delft and Fahd Larhzaoui For Floris van Delft, theatre is diametrically opposed to the evocation of illusions. He regards theatre as an instrument

Cognitive Instincts: Our Saviour, Our Downfall

Thursday, 19 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Cognitive Instincts: Our Saviour, Our Downfall Ton Derksen As both philosophers and scientific method assert, people ought to be rational. However, that hradly works; there is

Cognitive Instincts: Our Saviour, Our Downfall

Thursday, 19 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Cognitive Instincts: Our Saviour, Our Downfall Ton Derksen As both philosophers and scientific method assert, people ought to be rational. However, that hradly works; there is

Sound Space Identity

Thursday, 12 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Sound Space Identity Cilia Erens www.cilia-erens.nl Sound artist Cilia Erens likes to question the emphasis our culture puts on the visual: perhaps we would gain a

Sound Space Identity

Thursday, 12 February 2015 16:00 – 17:30 h, Auditorium Royal Academy of Art (KABK) Sound Space Identity Cilia Erens www.cilia-erens.nl Sound artist Cilia Erens likes to question the emphasis our culture puts on the visual: perhaps we would gain a

Caught Between Anthroposophy and Art

Thursday, 5th February 2015 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Caught Between Anthroposophy and Art Gijs Frieling www.gijsfrieling.nl Gijs Frieling is a visual artist, muralist, anthroposophist and Christian. Frieling tells of how as an anthroposophist he

Caught Between Anthroposophy and Art

Thursday, 5th February 2015 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Caught Between Anthroposophy and Art Gijs Frieling www.gijsfrieling.nl Gijs Frieling is a visual artist, muralist, anthroposophist and Christian. Frieling tells of how as an anthroposophist he

For Forgetting

Thursday, 4 December 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art For Forgetting Laure Prouvost www.laureprouvost.com French artist Laure Prouvost, who lives and works in London, will show her work in the Netherlands following an invitation by

For Forgetting

Thursday, 4 December 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art For Forgetting Laure Prouvost www.laureprouvost.com French artist Laure Prouvost, who lives and works in London, will show her work in the Netherlands following an invitation by

How the Meaning of Art is Culturally Determined

Thursday, 20 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art How the Meaning of Art is Culturally Determined Klaas Burger and Remy Jungerman www.klaasburger.com www.remyjungerman.com  In the spring of 2014, visual artist Klaas Burger was invited

How the Meaning of Art is Culturally Determined

Thursday, 20 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art How the Meaning of Art is Culturally Determined Klaas Burger and Remy Jungerman www.klaasburger.com www.remyjungerman.com  In the spring of 2014, visual artist Klaas Burger was invited

Sex and Sin in the Islamic World

Thursday, 13 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Sex and Sin in the Islamic World Hassnae Bouazza www.hassnaebouazza.nl Muslim women are a popular topic of conversation. Their veil, their having to swim separately, their

Sex and Sin in the Islamic World

Thursday, 13 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Sex and Sin in the Islamic World Hassnae Bouazza www.hassnaebouazza.nl Muslim women are a popular topic of conversation. Their veil, their having to swim separately, their

How Science Fiction Anticipates What is to Come

Thursday, 6 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art How Science Fiction Anticipates What is to Come Ralph Nauta www.studiodrift.com   Ralph Nauta shows great interest in Science Fiction. In Science Fiction, situations are shown

How Science Fiction Anticipates What is to Come

Thursday, 6 November 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art How Science Fiction Anticipates What is to Come Ralph Nauta www.studiodrift.com   Ralph Nauta shows great interest in Science Fiction. In Science Fiction, situations are shown

Photography’s Beautiful Half-Truths

Thursday, 30 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Photography’s Beautiful Half-Truths Taco Hidde Bakker www.tacohiddebakker.com Photography’s relationship to reality and truth is a complicated one. Equally pertaining to science, nature, art, communication and other

Photography’s Beautiful Half-Truths

Thursday, 30 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Photography’s Beautiful Half-Truths Taco Hidde Bakker www.tacohiddebakker.com Photography’s relationship to reality and truth is a complicated one. Equally pertaining to science, nature, art, communication and other

Alchemy as Human Science

Thursday, 9 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Two lectures that complements the cooperation between the KABK and Nest for the occasion of an exhibition about alchemy On the Exhibition Alchemy Lecture by Oscar Santillan Historically,

Alchemy as Human Science

Thursday, 9 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Two lectures that complements the cooperation between the KABK and Nest for the occasion of an exhibition about alchemy On the Exhibition Alchemy Lecture by Oscar Santillan Historically,

Science and Reality

Thursday, 2 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Science and Reality Trudy Dehue www.rug.nl Trudy Dehue published the book Better People in June 2014, in which she argues for retaining diversity in the sciences,

Science and Reality

Thursday, 2 October 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Science and Reality Trudy Dehue www.rug.nl Trudy Dehue published the book Better People in June 2014, in which she argues for retaining diversity in the sciences,

On Philosophy and Reality

Thursday, 25 September 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Zero, One, Two, Three, Four Performance by Kaleb de Groot www.kalebdegroot.nl The first lecture is introduced by way of an art performance by Kaleb de Groot.

On Philosophy and Reality

Thursday, 25 September 2014 16:00 –17:30 h, Auditorium of the Royal Academy of Art Zero, One, Two, Three, Four Performance by Kaleb de Groot www.kalebdegroot.nl The first lecture is introduced by way of an art performance by Kaleb de Groot.

About the Real and the True

Blessed is he, who falls down head first: for to him the world is different, if only for a moment’s time. – Daniil Charms “We have art not to perish from the truth,” wrote Nietzsche. Reality and truth are not

About the Real and the True

Blessed is he, who falls down head first: for to him the world is different, if only for a moment’s time. – Daniil Charms “We have art not to perish from the truth,” wrote Nietzsche. Reality and truth are not

Studium Generale A 1000 Things Lectures 2014 –2015

The Studium Generale is a programme that hovers, as it were, over the departments: it addresses themes that may not have an immediate practical use, but are potentially relevant to each and every student. It aims to introduce students to

Studium Generale A 1000 Things Lectures 2014 –2015

The Studium Generale is a programme that hovers, as it were, over the departments: it addresses themes that may not have an immediate practical use, but are potentially relevant to each and every student. It aims to introduce students to