The Tableau Project is a series of events culminating in a 2 day conference at Tate Modern in 2011 that broadly addresses questions about the structuring of pictorial representation and forms. Keynote presentations from Philip Armstrong, Fulvia Carnevale, Jean François Chevrier and Michael Fried will take place on the 1st day of the Tate conference followed by a 2nd day of research papers, in preparation for this, there will be 2 research symposia (Click here for the video archive of the research symposia papers). In addition there will be a 3 day seminar given by Jean François Chevrier. Where possible there will be general access to these events. The project is organised by Mick Finch and Jane Lee, The School of Art, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design.
For all enquiries and to subscribe to the mailing list for updates about each event contact Mick Finch: firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 27 November 2010.
Research Symposium 1,
10am - 4pm at CSM,
The 11th floor Lecture Theatre, Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4AP
Cristina Cojanu (RCA) - Limit within Image.
Adi Efal (University of Cologne) – The two faces of the figure: plastic and philological .
Cedric Loire (Université François Rabelais, Tours) – What do images do to painting, what does painting do to images?
Bettina Reiber (CSM) – Theorising Painting: Modernism, Hegel, Heidegger.
This event has been postponed until October 201. An update will be posted as soon as possible.
Seminar: Tableau and Composition.
Jean François Chevrier
(École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts de Paris). at CSM Charing Cross Road.
Saturday May 21 2011.
Research Symposium 2,
10am - 4pm at CSM Red Lion Square Lecture Theatre,
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design,
Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4A
Moyra Derby (Unversity for the Creative Arts) – Depth as Breadth in Rotation.
Francis Gaube (Université catholique de Louvain) – Thickness and Surface: towards a painterly space.
Atsuhide Ito (Central Saint Martins) – The Promise of Painting: The Spectres of Baroque in Contemporary Painting.
Andrea Medjesi Jones (Anglia Ruskin University) – A Shock to Thought –conditions of the emerging image.
Alexandra Oliver (University of Pittsburgh) - Illuminating Obscurity: an interpretation of the relationship between Jeff Wall and Manet.
Friday 28 and Saturday 29 October 2011.
Tableau / Dispositif / Apparatus,
Tate Modern, The Starr Auditorium.
A two day conference in collaboration with Central Saint Martins, Paint Club and the
Friday 28 October 2011
Keynote papers by:
Jean François Chevrier
Saturday 29 October 2011
Presentation of research papers, details to be confirmed.
_______________________________________________Project organisers: Mick Finch and Jane Lee, The School of Art, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design.