Exp. - Questions of Perception in Art and Science
Questions of Perception in Art and Science is designed for undergraduate and graduate students of different disciplines who wish to gain knowledge on the human perceptual system through experiments on perception and demonstrations of different perceptual phenomena. A number of historical and recent experiments on perception will be performed and discussed in relation to developments in contemporary art, and the intertwined history of art, technology and psychology. The course will profit from the students’ differing academic backgrounds and help expanding their respective practices, knowledge and experience through experimentation, discourse across disciplines, and the discussion of their individual perceptual differences.