The Hands of the Engraver. Albert Flocon meets Gaston Bachelard26 okt 2017
Van 16:15 - 17:30uur
– Technical Art History Colloquium XV –
In the fifteenth edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium, prof. dr Hans-Jörg Rheinberger (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin) will give a public keynote lecture for the workshop ‘The Making of Technique in the Arts. Concepts and Practice from the Sixteenth to the Twentieth Century’. He will speak about the peculiar collaboration developed in Paris between the copper engraver of German origin Albert Flocon and Gaston Bachelard, the French philosopher of science and poetologist of imagination.