Full Programme and Registration: Pictorial Paradoxes, 23-24 May

Monday 13 May 2013

PICTORIAL PARADOXES: Philosophy, Psychology and the Visual Arts
23-24 May 2013
Senate House, Malet Street, WC1
Poster: http://philosophy.sas.ac.uk/d/f/PictorialParadoxes_poster.

Thurs 23 May, Senate Room, first floor

1.30 Registration

2.00 Welcome from Professor Barry Smith (Director, IP, School of Advanced Study)
Chair: Prof Uta Frith (UCL)

2.15 Jonathan Miller
On the Move

3.30 Prof Vicki Bruce (Psychology, Newcastle upon Tyne)
Face Fallacies

4.45 Tea

5.15 Patrick Hughes (Reverspective Ltd, London)
Paradoxymoron

6.30 Reception in Jessel Room

Fri 24 May, Room G22/26, ground floor

Morning Chair: Prof Chris Frith (UCL)

9.30 Prof Marina Wallace (Central Saint Martins)
The Paradox of Representation

10.45 Coffee

11.15 Prof Thomas Papathomas (Rutgers)
Masks and reverspectives: ambiguity in depth inversion illusions

12.30 Lunch (own arrangements)

Afternoon Chair: Dr Ophelia Deroy (IP)

1.45 Prof Michael Martin (UCL)

3.00 Prof Andrew Parker (Physiology, Anatomy & Genetics, Oxford)
Edges, Knives and the Warring parties

4.15 Tea

4.45 Dr Francois Quiviger (Warburg, School of Advanced Study)
Visual representations of non-visual sensations in early modern painting

6.00 Close

REGISTRATION (essential)
To register please send a message to philosophy@sas.ac.uk with “Pictorial Paradoxes 23-24 May” as the subject header. In the message please state in the following format:

1. Surname, Forename
2. Your fees category
3. Any affiliation (current staff and students should state department and/or course)

FEES (includes all teas and reception):
£10 CURRENT STAFF AND STUDENTS OF UOL PHILOSOPHY & IP INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS
£20 STAFF AND STUDENTS OF OTHER PHILOSOPHY DEPTS
£40 STANDARD
All fees will be taken at the conference venue and you will only be contacted in advance if there is a query with your registration.

ENDS.