School of Art and Design Research Seminar

Exploring the 'C' Word - Cool - An Introduction to Cool

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As part of the School of Art and Design’s Research Seminar Series, Vanessa Brown, Senior Lecturer in Design and Visual Culture, will leading three seminars on :

‘Exploring the ‘C’word – Cool’

Session one- Introduction to cool, followed by focus on taste, fashionability and consumption

  • From: Wednesday 23 November 2016, 1 pm
  • To: Wednesday 23 November 2016, 2.30 pm
  • Location: 109, Arkwright building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 5LT

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Event details

As part of the School of Art and Design’s Research Seminar Series, Vanessa Brown, Senior Lecturer in Design and Visual Culture, will be leading three seminars on:

‘Exploring the ‘C’ word – Cool.’

Session one – Introduction to cool, followed by focus on taste, fashionability and consumption.

Programme of events:

  • Vanessa will briefly introduce the research context for cool.
  • Each willing attendee will talk about their perspective and interests for up to five minutes with the help of 3 full-screen images of their choice.
  • Discussion.


Please come along to any or all of the three sessions, but if possible please make sure you are at the one which most fits your perspective on cool. The further sessions to come are:

2) Wednesday 30 November 2016
Cool aesthetics: materials, surfaces and sustainability (repeat of introduction to cool at the end).


3) Wednesday 7 December 2016
Cool bodies, performances and demeanours (repeat of introduction to cool at the end).

Location details

Room/Building:

109, Arkwright building

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Shakespeare Street
Nottingham
NG1 5LT

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