• Georges Didi-Huberman: Emancipating the Eyes of History

  • Di, 25.07.2017 ab 20:00 Uhr
  • Fridericianum
    Friedrichsplatz 18
    34117 Kassel
Georges Didi-Huberman: Emancipating the Eyes of History - Fridericianum - Kassel

The Parliament of Bodies: Emancipating the Eyes of HistorySome reflections on the image as a way of “seeing time.” On necessary transgression. On the dialectics of desire and memory. On images as uprisings.Georges Didi-Huberman. Philosopher and art historian, teaches at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (Paris). He has published around fifty books on the history and theory of images, the most recent being a series of six books titled “The Eye of History.” Curator of exhibitions in Paris (Centre Pompidou, Palais de Tokyo, Jeu de Paume), Madrid (Museo Reina Sofía), Karlsruhe (ZKM), Hamburg, Rio de Janeiro, Beijing, etc.The talk is held in English