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Magiciens De La Terre

Tuesday, 4 November, 2014 by Michael Carter

BY LEVI PROMBAUM In the second installment of the autumn 2014 Frank Davis Memorial Lecture Series, Professor Sarah Wilson considered Centre Pompidou’s re-staging of its seminal exhibition Magiciens De La Terre on the occasion of its 25th anniversary. Wilson began … Continue reading

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Ways of Seeing

Monday, 28 October, 2013 by Niccola Shearman

“Visual Insights: What Art Can Tell Us About the Brain” Professor Margaret Livingstone, Tuesday 22 October 2013. For the second Frank Davis memorial lecture of 2013, the Courtauld community and guests were given a privileged glimpse into the workings of … Continue reading

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Toshio Watanabe: Ryoanji Garden as the Epitome of Zen Culture

Wednesday, 20 February, 2013 by Tim Satterthwaite

The final lecture in the 2012 Frank Davis Lecture Series was given by Prof Toshio Watanabe, from the University of the Arts, London. At its centre was an extraordinary object, the Ryoanji Garden in Kyoto, regarded as one of the finest … Continue reading

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