Closing Conference

CONSTRUCTIONS, DEVIATIONS, VISUALIZATIONS

24 + 25 March 2010

 

24 MARCH

School of Fine Arts

Avenida Rodrigues de Freitas 265

Porto

10:00 AM Registration

10:30 AM OPENING SESSION

Welcome Address.

Jorge Gonçalves, Vice-Rector, University of Porto

Manuel Heitor, Secretary of State for Science, Technology and Higher Education

Introducing the Conference.

Heitor Alvelos

 11:00 AM KEYNOTE LECTURE 1

Chair: Maria Strecht

From What You “See” to Robust Knowledge.

Alexandre Quintanilha

 11:45 AM KEYNOTE LECTURE 2

Chair: Heitor Alvelos

 Cultural Criminology: Nomadic Tendencies.

Jeff Ferrell

12:30 PM Lunch-break

02:30 PM SESSION 1: CONSTRUCTIONS

Chair: Gabriela Vaz Pinheiro

Artificial Creativity.

Leonel Moura

blindspot.org – Portraying the Invisible.

Herwig Turk and Paulo Pereira

On “Laboratório das Artes”.

Luís Ribeiro and Jorge Fernandes

04:15 PM Coffee-break

04:30 PM SESSION 2: DEVIATIONS

Chair: Jeff Ferrell

Criminological Theories in Dostoievsky’s Crime and Punishment.

Rita Faria

Towards a Metaphysics of the Virus: Viral Discourse in the Visual Arts.

Chris Horrocks

08:00 PM Conference Dinner

[Faculty of Dental Medicine]

09:00 PM Concert

[Faculty of Dental Medicine]

 

MARCH 25

RECTORATE

Praça Gomes Teixeira

Porto

02:30 PM SESSION 3: VISUALIZATIONS

Chair: Armando Vilas Boas

VOICINGS: A Methodology for Unlearning.

Laura Malacart

Beauty and Bacteria.

Julie Sommerlund

Imagining Data – An Exploratory Visual Approach to Abstraction.

João Cruz

Intertextuality of Art Images in Advertising.

Eduardo Cintra Torres

04:45 PM Coffee-break

05:00 PM KEYNOTE LECTURE 3

Chairs: Maria Strecht and Heitor Alvelos

Science and Art – Variations upon a Common Ground.

Olga Pombo

05:45 PM CLOSING SESSION

06:30 PM Exhibition Opening

boilingpoint: a nomadic retrospective

[Galeria dos Leões]