Wydział Malarstwa Uniwersytetu Artystycznego w Poznaniu ma zaszczyt zaprosić na wykład Profesora Yehudy Safrana na temat wiersza Francisa Ponge: The Object is the Poetics (wykład odbędzie się w jęz. angielskim)

The Faculty of Painting and Drawing of the University of Arts in Poznań is delighted to announce the lecture of Professor Yehuda Safran discussing Francis Ponge’s poem: The Object is the Poetics.

14.01 (czwartek / Thursday, godz. 17.00 / 5. p.m.
meeting by Zoom https://zoom.us/j/93529333705?pwd=cXBYZ0RRMm9IYm1Fa3F3VFZzOTZ6QT09

Meeting ID: 935 2933 3705
Passcode: 12345

Yehuda Emmanuel Safran is internationally renowned critic of Art and Architecture. He studied at Saint Martin’s School of Art, the Royal College of Art, and University College, London. Art, Architecture and Philosophy respectively. He has taught at the Architectural Association, Goldsmith’s College, London University, the Royal College of Art, London, Jan van Eyck Academy, Maastricht and the GSAPP at Columbia University NY. He was a fellow of the Chicago Institute of Architecture and Urbanism and Visiting Professor at the School of Architecture, University of Illinois, as well as at Rhode Island School of Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Mendrisio Academy, Ticino. In recent years he was a visiting Prof. at Nanjing and Tongji Graduate School at Shanghai. He has published in 9H, Casabella, Domus, Sight and Sound, Paris Match, Lotus, A+U, AA Files, Proto-typo, Metalocus, Abitare, The Plan, Springer, Springerin and Artpress inter alia. With Steven Holl and others, he was editor of 32 Beijing/New York and among the editors of Springer, Vienna. He is the author of Mies van der Rohe (2000). He curated, inter alia, the Arts Council of Great Britain’s touring exhibition and publication: The Architecture of Adolf Loos for the British Art Council at ICA London and Cooper Union NY inter alia, and the Frederick Kiesler show at the Architectural Association. London. Recently: Consultant to Aldo Rossi exhibition at Princeton and Curator of the Adolf Loos: Our Contemporary, at the CAAA Guimareas, Portugal MAK Vienna, Austria at the GSAPP Columbia University Gallery and Bibliotheca Marciana, Venice. He was a trustee of the 9H Gallery, a founding member of the Architecture Foundation in London, and a member of the College International de Philosophie, Paris. Currently he lives and works in New York, where he directed the Potlatch journal and the Research Lab for Art and Architecture, principle contribution to urban workshops in Mumbai slum and issues of density in Geneva, Advisory Board member of the first Autostrada Art Biennale at Kosovo, and teaches architecture history and theory at Pratt Institute, he has been, for the last 22 years consultant to Steven Holl Architects.

‚The sealed studio’ talks

The lecture of Prof Safran starts the series of talks initiated and moderated by Prof. Dominik Lejman II Studio Painting course director organized by Faculty of Painting and Drawing, University of Arts, Poznań with support of Dr hab. Tomasz Kailitko, the dean of the Faculty of Painting and Drawing

The series of on-line lectures is dedicated to encounter with the critical thought of the most renowned contemporary theoreticians, art critics, curators and artists. At the time of the pandemic solitary confinement, we believe that with our effort the forced physical distance can be reshaped into the advantage of the greater proximity in exchange of ideas.

‚The sealed studio’ talks

Wystąpienie Prof Safrana rozpoczyna cykl wykladów on-line inicjowanych i moderowanych przez Prof. Dominika Lejmana, kierownika II Pracowni Malarstwa zorganizowanych przez Wydział Malarstwa i Rysunku Uniwersytetu Artystycznego w Poznaniu pod opieką dziekana Wydziału Malarstwa dr hab. Tomasza Kalitki

Cykliczne wykłady on-line zadedykowane są przybliżeniu myśli krytycznej najbardziej znaczącyh, współczesnych teoretyków, krytyków sztuki, kuratorów i artystów. W czasie pandemicznego odosobnienia, wierzymy, że dzięki naszym wysiłkom wymuszony dystans fizyczny może przeistoczyć się w korzyść zbliżenia wymiany myśli.

Dominik Lejman 2021