Sensuous Object 2011

Program for workshop THE SENSUOUS OBJECT: how we experience material objects through our senses, Medical Museion, 29-30 September 2011.

THURSDAY 29 SEPTEMBER

09:00 Coffee and registration

09:30 Welcome – Lucy Lyons

09:40 Mats Fridlund – Security in a Box: Recovering Material and Discursive Phenomenologies of Forgotten Hopes and Fears

10:15 Secil Ugur – Tactile and visual perception on wearable technology

10:35 Discussion

11.05 – 11.35 COFFEE

11:35 Jan-Eric Olsén – Outlines of touch in the history of blindness collection

12:05 Discussion

12.25 – 1.25 LUNCH

1:25 James Edmonson – Making sense of sound: the early stethoscope and the physical examination

1:45 Linda Thomson – Can object handling make you healthy?

2:05 Discussion

2.25 – 2.55 COFFEE

2:55 Laura Gonzalez – The material sensuousness of a hysteric’s performance

3:25 Discussion

3:50 Bernd Kraeftner – Who cares?

4:10 Jennifer Nomura van der Grinten – From Face to Clitoris

4:30 Discussion

5.00 – 6.00 DRINKS RECEPTION

During the reception “Video Lab”, a short film by Astrid Møller-Olsen will be shown

FRIDAY 30 SEPTEMBER

09:00 Ansa Lønstrup – Mediate Auscultation: listening to the “voices” of the human and other bodies through the stethoscope and through percussion.

09:30 Discussion

09:55 Eduardo Abrantes – A voice as a sound object?

10:15 Brian Dougan – A sensuous reciprocity

10:35 Discussio

10:55 – 11:20 COFFEE

11:20 Per Roar – performance – This is my body 2 (In Reception room)

11:50 Discussion

12:05 Carsten Friberg – Body and Space

12:35 Discussion

12:55 – 1:40 LUNCH

1:40 Marlene Little –Tacit encounter: Materiality and the sensuous object

2:00 Louise Whiteley – Scan, scanner, scanned (In X-ray room)

2:20 Discussion

2.40 – 3.00 COFFEE

3:00 Anette Stenslund – Abra-Cadaver: Aseptic (un)covering of life and death

3:30 Discussion

3:55 Anne Krefting – Smell and Narration: Objects as a performative structure

4:15 Jenny Carlson – Sensuous slurry

4:35 Discussion