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2013 Schedule  ☆

Click on specific days for links to detailed schedules. Please check back for updates. Thursday, October 24 at Teachers College Thursday is devoted to concurrent presentations by artists and researchers from the Drawing Research Network, followed by drawing performances in the evening and an opportunity to view the ‘Tracing Experience’ exhibition in the Macy Gallery. …

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CALL FOR PAPERS: The 2014 Congress of the International Association of Empirical Aesthetics (IAEA), NYC, August 22-24, 2014. 

Aaron Kozbelt here. I would hope this would be of interest to the TTD crowd. I'm co-organizing the 2014 meeting of the International Association of Empirical Aesthetics in NYC in August. CALL FOR PAPERS: IAEA 2014 The 2014 Congress of the International Association of Empirical Aesthetics (IAEA) will be held in New York City from …

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Thank you, Canson 

We would like to thank Hamelin brands for the generous donation of Canson drawing pencils and sample paper.

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Thursday Presenters 

Elisa Alaluusua is a PhD researcher at the University of the Arts London and a practicing artist and educator. Originally from a reindeer farm in Finnish Lapland she moved to England first time in 1994. Since 2000 Alaluusua has taught Fine Art at Westminster School which is a highly selective independent school in …

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Drawing with Morgan 

A nice piece about Morgan O'Hara's wall drawing in the Macy Gallery exhibition, "Tracing Experience," curated by Andrea Kantrowitz, which accompanies the Thinking through Drawing conference.

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Picturing Thinking through Drawing  ☆

The conference is being documented in many ways. Visual scribe Yoon Bahk is joining us again to record presentations in words and pictures. Be prepared to be interviewed and sketched by comic journalist Sharon Rosenzwieg. Reportage artist Julia Midgley is joining us to observe and create a visual narrative of the event. We are also …

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Thursday, Oct. 24: Parallel Presentations 

Parallel Session One: 10.30am– 12 Noon Rethinking Drawing Research Room: Macy 445 (painting studio) Chair: Andrea Kantrowitz How Might the Teaching and Learning of and with Drawing Provide Rich Inspiration for Research? Jack Southern Comics as a Way of Thinking, Nick Sousanis 2013 A Research Odyssey: The Art Object in Search of New Knowledge, Shaun …

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Directions  ☆

Getting Around New York City Getting to The Metropolitan Museum Use the South Entrance, which is to the left of the stairs to the main entrance. This is where the Uris Center for Education is located, and where conference and workshop registration will take place. map Getting to Teachers College, Columbia University Teachers College is …

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24 hour drawing by Elisa Alaluusua 

24h Drawing IV - 22nd to 23rd Oct 2013 by Elisa Alaluusua, in conjunction with the 2013 Thinking through Drawing conference there will be a private view, Wednesday 23rd at 5-7pm, Fisher Hall, Horace Mann School, Riverdale Alaluusua will be completing a durational drawing piece from her series of large-scale site-specific drawings at Horace Mann School, Riverdale. …

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Drawing Research Network Presenters, Thursday, October 24 

Schedule of parallel sessions Provisional list of confirmed speakers.  Check back for updates. Amber Stucke, California College of the Arts, Embodying Symbiosis: A Philosophy of Mind in Drawing Claire Hannibal, Leeds Metropolitan University, The Digital Dilemma: Product versus Process in Architectural Education Eirini Boukla, University of Leeds Gavin Renwick, University of Alberta, Drawing and Self-Determination: …

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Saturday, October 26 @ Teachers College  ☆

Saturday will find us back at Teachers College, in room Zankel 408, for a series of panel discussions with experts from a range of disciplines. The conference will end on Saturday evening with a reception for the concurrent drawing exhibition in the Macy Gallery at Teachers College, entitled, “Tracing Experience.” 9:00 – 9:30 am Registration …

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Friday, October 25 @ The Metropolitan Museum  ☆

The Friday sessions will be held in the galleries and Uris Education Center atThe Metropolitan Museum of Art. The day will consist primarily of drawing workshops, conducted by museum staff and invited guests, which will engage participants in the museum spaces and collections in novel ways. There will be a 25 person limit to each workshop, so please …

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Thursday, October 24, @ Teachers College  ☆

Thursday is devoted to parallel presentations by artists and researchers from the Drawing Research Network, followed by drawing performances in the evening and an opportunity to view the ‘Tracing Experience’ exhibition in the Macy Gallery. Click here for the detailed schedule of parallel sessions 8:30 -9:30 Registration Millbank Chapel, Ground Floor, Zankel Hall 9:30-10:30 Welcome

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Presentations from 2012  ☆

Judith Burton's keynote address: catching things that are out of reach from Thinking through Drawing on Vimeo. Barbara Tversky: Visualising the Invisible from Thinking through Drawing on Vimeo. PhilippaLyon: Collaborative drawing across disciplines from Thinking through Drawing on Vimeo. Jill Journeaux & John Burns: The body redrawn from Thinking through Drawing on Vimeo. Eddie …

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Thinking through Drawing 2013 Presenters 

Janet Abrams, Alarm Will Sound,Yoon Bahk, Jonathan Berger,Simon Betts, Angie Brew, Roberto Casati, Simon Downs, Michelle Fava, Natasha Freedman, Tara Geer,Vinod Goel, Mehrdad Hadighi, Andrea Kantrowitz, Sabiha Keskin, Cyra Levenson, Rebecca McGinnis, Julia Midgley, Chris Moffett, Jane Nisselson, Morgan O'Hara, Jaanika Peerna, Sharon Rosenzweig, Sara Schneckloth, Seymour Simmons, Marjorie Shelley, Jill Sigman, Kim Sloane,

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Capturing Life, 4 Studies of eye-hand coordination during drawing  ☆

­CAPTURING LIFE   is a documentary film by John Tchalenko that will be premiering at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on October 25th, as part of the Thinking through Drawing conference.  The filmmaker will be present at the screening to discuss his work. The 52-minute documentary Capturing Life is based on a series of studies on …

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WWW Drawing Film from Penn State 

This is an essay by Mehrdad Hadighi, Department Head, Professor, and Stuckeman Chair of Integrative Design, Stuckeman School, regarding a film that was made last spring with their students.  We will be showing the film on Friday, October 25, at the Metropolitan Museum. There has been much recent conversation about drawing, perhaps due to the ubiquity …

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Conference Accommodations 

Union Theological Seminary Landmark Guest Rooms landmark@uts.columbia.edu 212-280-1313 International House Guest Rooms 500 Riverside Drive (near Tiemann Place) 212-316-8436 Local Hotels Listed by increasing distance: Hotel Newton 2528 Broadway (between W 95th & 96th Streets) 800-643-5553, 212-678-6500 or 888-HOTEL58 Days Hotel Broadway 215 West 94th Street (at Broadway) 800-866-6400 Aloft Harlem Hotel 2296 Frederick Douglas …

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Registration for TtD 2013 Symposium 

We are happy to announce that the registration for the Thinking through Drawing 2013  symposium is now open at The conference is being held in conjunction with the DRN 2013 conference. It is currently called  the DRN conference on the registration page, but this is us too!

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