GV Art & Mind Symposium 28: John Onians

Product warning: This event will fundamentally alter your perception of art.
Monday 15 May 2017
Our guest speaker is Professor John Onians. 
His new and ground breaking book is European Art: a neuroarthistory and he will be discussing this at our Symposium. This is an event not to be missed for all those interested in the themes that Art and Mind has been exploring since its inception.
Onians book cover
John Onians, FSA (born 1942) is Professor Emeritus of World Art at the University of East Anglia, Norwich and specialised in architecture, especially the architectural theory of the Italian Renaissance; painting, sculpture and architecture in Ancient Greece and Rome; Byzantine art, material culture, metaphor and thought; perception and cognition, and the biological basis of art. His recent work has been instrumental in the establishment of Neuroarthistory as a distinct set of methodologies.
Our usual format will apply.
The India Club
Hotel Strand Continental
143 The Strand
London WC2R 1JA
Tel: 0207 836 4880
Through the front door, up the stairs to the first floor. Turn right into the bar.
Time for arrival: 7:00pm
Drinks until 7:45.
Buffet Meal to 8:30
Professor Onians at 8:30
Discussion will follow Professor Onians’ presentation.
An Indian buffet dinner will provided (plenty for vegetarians)
Bring your own drinks (The India Club does not sell wine).
Price: £21. Please bring cash on the night.