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DMUtalks Presents: Tim Ingold - The Art of Paying Attention

Location
Room 4.05, Vijay Patel Building
Date(s)
08/11/2017 (14:00-16:00)
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Description
Tim Ingold Main

Both scientists and artists attend to things. But they do so in different ways. In this lecture I will spell out these differences, as they concern questions of method and methodology, experience and experiment, observation and objectivity, fact and truth. I shall show that while mainstream science continues to think of art as a medium for the communication of its own results, it is in fact art, rather than science, that is now leading the way in promoting a radical ecological awareness – an awareness that challenges the very foundations of scientific epistemology.

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