The Power Institute with support from The Sydney Medical School and the Synaesthesia Research Group invite you to an evening of interdisciplinary collaboration exploring the mysteries of Synaesthesia. Come join us in the cool ambience of the Cellar Door where you can, hear, see and touch the phenomenon of synaesthesia, test yourself, and take part in hands-on illusions.
Amelia Jones is the Robert A. Day Professor at the Roski School of Art and Design at University of Southern California. During her visit to Sydney, she will be presenting a lunchtime seminar for students on curating queer performance and archives.
What can be gained from considering a painting not only as an image but also a material object? Students and interested attendees are invited to join Professor Lajer-Burcharth to discuss the central themes of her long awaited book, The Painter’s Touch. This lunchtime seminar will focus on the question of the relation between materiality and meaning in the context of the Enlightenment.