Uniarts Helsinki Research Event
25.1.2022: Study Day: Bernard Stiegler and the arts

ONLINE EVENT with registration 

Convenors: Professor Mika Elo, Doctoral program, Academy of Fine Arts (KuvA), Uniarts Helsinki and 
Professor Otso Lähdeoja, Centre for Artistic Research (CfAR), Uniarts Helsinki

Bernard Stiegler (1952–2020) stands out as a prominent voice in contemporary philosophy. Throughout his long career, he has addressed many issues relevant to art and artistic research. This study day highlights his relation to the arts from multiple perspectives. The study day builds on Susanna Lindberg's visiting professorship at KuvA. Lindberg is professor of Continental Philosophy at Leiden University, and an internationally renowned expert of Bernard Stiegler's thought. 

The event is open to all: Uniarts Helsinki doctoral and postdoctoral researchers, master's students, as well as to participants from other organizations. 

  • The event will be fully online, via Zoom. 
  • ​​​​​​We ask all participants to register to the event via an online form. 
  • The deadline for registration is Sunday 23.1.2022. 
  • All registered participants will receive the Zoom session link by e-mail ahead of the event. 

Times given in Finnish time (CET +1)

9:00 Susanna Lindberg: Bernard Stiegler's Love of Music 
10:30 Discussion/workshop, including invited comments by Jan Schacher 
12:00 Lunch break 
13:00 Luis Guerra: Gestural Philosophy, Bernard Stiegler's Postfoundational Aesthetics 
14:00 Discussion and coffee 
14:30 Otso Lähdeoja: Impulse lecture: Co-Imagination, on the Technological Mediation of Intersubjectivity 
15:00 Closing panel/workshop with invited guests (Jan Schacher, Luis Guerra, Martta Heikkilä)  
16:30 Ending words