Join us November 9th–11th for "Psychopathologies of
Cognitive Capitalism: Part One."
Hosted by Arne De Boever
(MA in Aesthetics and Politics, CalArts), Warren Neidich (The Delft
School of Design, TU Delft School of Architecture), and Jason Smith
(Art Center), "The Psychopathologies of Cognitive Capitalism: Part One"
brings together philosophers/critical theorists, media theorists,
scientists and artists to discuss the state of the mind and brain under the
conditions of contemporary capitalism, in which they have become the new
focus of laboring.
The conference will begin on Friday,
November 9th at the Goethe-Institut (5750 Wilshire Blvd.) with a keynote
address by Franco "Bifo" Berardi (introduced by Sylvère
Lotringer) and will continue on Saturday, November 10th and Sunday,
November 11th at the West Hollywood Public Library (626 N. San Vicente
Boulevard). Speakers will include:
Franco "Bifo" Berardi
Visit our website for the full tentative schedule.
The MA Aesthetics and Politics offers a one-year degree that
encourages interrogations of the arts and politics in an expanded field.
Students specialize in Critical Theory, Global Studies, or Media and Urban
Studies and get up close and personal with key contemporary artists and
We are currently accepting applications for Fall
2013. Apply here. Financial aid packages are available in the
form of scholarships, grants, research assistantships, and teaching
assistantships. Financial aid deadline is March 2.
questions, or to schedule an information session, please contact Admissions
Counselor Seth Blake at firstname.lastname@example.org or 661 253