The beauty ideal through the centuries
LECTURE | PANEL DISCUSSION
“The beauty ideal through the centuries”
Held in the context of Thomas Thyrion’s exhibition, the event addresses the question of beauty and its relevance for contemporary art. Andreas Hoffer will give a short talk on the beauty ideal over the centuries, which will be followed by a discussion of this very question.
Panelists: Andreas Hoffer, curator; Erwin Bohatsch, artist, professor at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna; Renate Trnek, former director of the Picture Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts; Nina Schedlmayer, journalist; Elsy Lahner, curator, Albertina
Moderation: Erwin Uhrmann, press spokesman and author
6:30 pm: lecture
7:15 pm: panel discussion