Depiction and Perception

October 12, 2016 - October 13, 2016
Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas, University of Oslo

Georg Morgenstiernes House, room 652
Blindernveien 13

This will be an accessible event, including organized related activities


  • Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature (CSMN)


Solveig Aasen
University of Oslo
Catharine Abell
University of Manchester
Dominic Gregory
University of Sheffield
Rob Hopkins
Bence Nanay
University of Antwerp
Maarten Steenhagen
University of Antwerp
Lambert Wiesing
Friedrich Schiller Universität, Jena


Solveig Aasen
University of Oslo

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Wednesday the 12th of October

9:00-9:15:            Coffee

9:15-10:30:          Perception, Interpretation and Images as Design Objects – Lambert Wiesing (Friedrich Schiller Universität, Jena)

10:35-11:50:        Depiction, Systems of Representation and Resemblance – Catharine Abell (Manchester)

11:50-13:00:        Lunch

13:00-14:15:        Modernism and Pictorial Organization – Bence Nanay (Cambridge/Antwerp)

14:30-15:45:        Prospects for a Sensory Profile Account of Pictorial Presence – Robert Hopkins (NYU)   

18:00:                    Conference Dinner

Thursday the 13th of October

9:00-10:15:          Picturing Possibilities – Dominic Gregory (Sheffield)

10:15-10:30:        Coffee

10:30-11:45:        Perceptual Mediation and the Problem of Non-Existence – Maarten Steenhagen (Antwerp)

11:50-13:05:        Moving Pictures – Solveig Aasen (Oslo)

12:05-14:00:        Lunch

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