- Lectorate Art Theory & Practice
- Royal Academy of Art (KABK)
- Prinsessegracht 4
- NL – 2514 AN Den Haag
- +31 (0)70 3154755
A two-day international conference on artistic research and the PhD in visual art and design.
In September 2008, PhDArts launched an international doctoral programme in visual art and design. PhDArts is a collaboration of the Academy of Creative and Performing Arts of Leiden University and the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague.
The conference will address the following issues:
position of the PhD in visual art and design within the field of education and
the art world:
A. the significance of artistic research for art education and university education.
B. the interaction between research culture and artistic practice.
Lectures by international speakers will alternate with parallel sessions during which the themes will be discussed in depth. Dutch and Flemish doctoral candidates will present their research projects. The conference will be concluded with a panel discussion with prominent representatives from the art world and the educational field.