Art and Communication Symposium

Saturday 6 October 2018
2pm - 5pm

Join us for an afternoon of talks and discussion to celebrate the exhibition Do I Have To Draw You A Picture? at The Heong Gallery.


JOHN R BLAKINGER (Terra Visiting Professor of American Art, University of Oxford) From Signal to Noise: The Aesthetics of Communication and Miscommunication

CATHERINE DAUNT (Hamish Parker Curator of Modern and Contemporary Graphic Art, The British Museum) Politics and Printmaking in the USA: The Art and Its Audiences from the 1960s

KIP GRESHAM (Master Printer, The Print Studio, Cambridge) Whatever it takes

MICHAEL HREBENIAK (Faculty of English and Wolfson College, University of Cambridge) Louise Bourgeois and the Principle of Ineloquence

AMALIA PICA - (London-based Argentinian artist who explores metaphor, communication, and civic participation through sculptures, installations, photographs, projections, live performances, and drawings.) Amalia will speak about her practice in relation to the themes of the exhibition.

ELISA SCHAAR (Guest curator and Visiting Tutor in the History and Theory of Visual Culture, The Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford) Facilitator

Event image: Amalia Pica, Corner reconfiguration #2, 2015. Installation image. (c) Amalia Pica, 2018.

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