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Conference 2020

Street Art Mini-Conference - March 4, 2020

“From the Street to the Court: Rethinking Street Art,” a Mini-Conference at the Intersection of Philosophy, Art and Law

Rethinking Street Art conference poster

This is a mini-conference on questions related to street art, public art and art and law at the intersection of philosophy, art and law. The event is a collaboration between the philosophy department and the art department, and features the following speakers:

Esteban del Valle (Keynote), a mixed media artist and the 2020 Breeden Scholar, Auburn University - "Dogs would never bet on things"

Nicholas Riggle, Philosophy, University of San Diego - "Murals in the Aesthetic State"

Brian Soucek, Law, University of California Davis - "What Law Teaches Philosophy About Art. And Vice Versa"

Mary Beth Willard, Philosophy, Weber State University - "When Public Art Goes Bad"

Conference LocationCaroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities at Pebble Hill

Accommodations: Speakers and guests will be staying at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center.

For further information, contact: Keren Gorodeisky



Last Updated: February 28, 2020