SEXUALITY, IDENTITY AND THE STATE SYMPOSIUM
Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) Royal Hospital, Military Road,
Kilmainham, Dublin 8
Wednesday 22 June 2016 @ 1.30 pm-6.00 pm
5.5 CPD points have been awarded by the Psychoanalytic Section of the Irish Council for Psychotherapy (ICP)
Booking is essential.
Free tickets are available here: www.imma.ie/en/page_237118.htm
The Sexuality, Identity and the State Symposium is organised on the occasion of Patrick Hennessy’s ‘De Profundis’ and Carol Rama’s ‘The Passion According to Carol Rama’ exhibitions at the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA).
Including presentations by artists, writers, curators, educators and psychoanalysts/psychoanalytic psychotherapists, this interdisciplinary symposium addresses issues of gender, sexuality, identity and the state as it relates to the work of artists, Hennessy, Rama and others. Participants will draw on psychoanalysis, feminism and queer theory across a wide range of disciplines. Chaired by Noreen Giffney (Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist and Convener of Psychoanalysis +). Speakers include Seán Kissane (IMMA), Riann Coulter (F.E. Mc William Gallery), Éibhear Walshe (University College Cork), Olga Cox Cameron (Psychoanalyst), Jason Hartford (Maynooth University), Katherine Johnson (University of Brighton), Jacinta Lynch (Visual Artist), James Merrigan (Visual Artist and Art Critic) and Ann Murphy (Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, Clinical Psychologist and Visual Artist). This symposium is a continuation of IMMA’s Modern Master Series which aims to uncover different historical perspectives on an artist’s oeuvre. The aim of this symposium is to provide the public with a deeper insight into the thinking and making of an artist’s work where its subject matter addresses …read more
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