Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 1: Welcome and Introduction

Video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter with a welcome from Victoria Walsh and introduction from Sylvia Lahav. 

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 2: Donald Preziosi

Video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter

Donald Preziosi: Palpable and Mute, as a Globed Fruit: Meaning and its (Dis)possession.

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 3: Andrea Phillips

Video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter, with Andrea Phillips

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 4: Griselda Pollock

Video recording of Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter, with Griselda Pollock

What if art desires to be interpreted?: Remodelling interpretation after the ‘encounter-event’

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 5: Claire Pajaczkowska

Video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter, with Claire Pajaczkowska

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 6: James Elkins

Video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter with James Elkins

Can Pictures Think?

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 7: Brendan Prendeville

video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter, with Brendan Prendeville

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 8: Tony Bennett

Video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter, with Tony Bennett

Guided Freedom: Aesthetics, Tutelage, Critique

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 9: Jonathan Harris

Video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter, with Jonathan Harris

Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter – Part 10: Panel Discussion

Video recording of the past Tate Britain conference Interpretation, Theory & the Encounter, which concludes with a Panel Discussion

With Donald Preziosi, Tony Bennett, Griselda Pollock and James Elkins. Chair: Adrian Rifkin

As interpretation becomes an increasingly conflicted site of meaning and representation within curatorial and museological practice this conference brings together key international speakers to consider the theoretical and philosophical issues which frame textual interpretation. Speakers include Tony Bennett, Donald Preziosi, Griselda Pollock, and James Elkins.

This conference brings together key international speakers to consider the theoretical and philosophical issues which frame textual interpretation.