Experience photo artist Trine Søndergaard in dialogue with professor of Art History Jeanette Kohl, who with her starting point in Søndergaards artistic practice will discuss the limits, challenges and meaning of the portrait. After the talk the museum will serve a glass of wine. The event will be in English.

Trine Søndergaard is a Danish photo artist. Søndergaard lives and works in Copenhagen. Her work is known for its precision and sensitivity, along with an exploration of the media of photography and its limitations.

Jeanette Kohl is a professor in Art History at the University of California Riverside. From 2006 until 2009 she chaired the international academic network “The Power of Faces. The Bust, the Head, and the Body in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.”

Practical Information
The talk is part of the seminar STONE FACE. The phenomenology of the bust, the psychology of the face  and made possible by The Velux Foundation.

Ticket: Registration is required. Get your your ticket here  LINK

 
conversation
2 october 2018, 4 pm
Thorvaldsen Museum
Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads 2
1213 Copenhagen K

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