Encounters between Anthropology and Art

Anthropology and the relationship between the contemporary art object and artifact

1 May 2008
Frobisher Room 1, Level 4

Time: 7pm

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Key cultural thinkers look at the role anthropology plays in considering the relationship between the contemporary art object and artifact. With Alison J. Clarke , Lecturer in Design History and Material Anthropology, University of Applied Arts, Vienna and recent co-presenter of the BBC series Home; Susanne Kuechler , Professor in Material Culture, Department of Anthropology, University College London and Clare Harris , Reader in Visual Anthropology and Curator at the Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford.

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