Elegy to an Oz Republic.
First Steps in a Ceremony of Invocation Towards Reconciliation

Barbara Bolt

In this paper, I focus on the appropriations of three paintings from Robert Motherwell’s series “Elegy to the Spanish Republic” (1963–75)—Five in the Afternoon, (1949), Elegy to the Spanish Republic 100 (1963–75) and Reconciliation Elegy (1978)—in order to address the question of  how an artist might “borrow” from Motherwell’s images to engage in an...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 22, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Concert Hall
format: keynote

Deleuze’s Syntheses of Time and Its Aesthetic Prolongations: Form, Style and Achievement. Can Philosophy Tell Something to Musicians?

Jean-Marc Chouvel

It is well known that music for a very long time has been a central subject of  thought for philosophers. Even if Deleuze did not release a book specifically on music, as he did on painting or films, it is significant that one can find allusions to music or to sound in nearly all his philosophical texts. This can be related to the central place of his philosophy of time, and its close relation to...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 22, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Concert Hall
format: keynote
keywords: What is Philosophy?

Aberrant Nuptials

Paulo de Assis, Lucia D’Errico, Marlene Monteiro Freitas

The two parts of this performance expose two different takes on experimental performance practices: Part I: Aberrant Decodings—explores the powers of divergence, proposing simulacral renderings of Baroque and Classical pieces; Part II: Rasch25: vers la nuit—stages a dialogue between music, philosophy, and imagery, shattering semiotic boundaries. Lucia D�...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 21, 2017
venue: Handelsbeurs Concertzaal
format: concert
practice: music and sound
keywords: Robert Schumann, Roland Barthes

Interspecies Sonification: Deleuze, Ruyer and Bioart

Audronė Žukauskaitė

In A Thousand Plateaus Deleuze and Guattari famously argued that becoming is a non- linear connection between heterogeneous elements. As they point out, “we oppose epidemic to filiation, contagion to heredity, peopling by contagion to sexual reproduction. … Bands, human and animal, proliferate by contagion, epidemics, battlefields, and catastrophes… Unnatural participations or nupt...

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conference: DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials
date: November 21, 2017
venue: Orpheus Institute, Penthouse
format: in words
practice: music and sound
keywords: biotechnology, Franz Kafka, Raymond Ruyer