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The Twentieth Horst Gerson Lecture

When:Fr 04-10-2019 16:30 - 17:30
Where:Aula, University of Groningen (Broerstraat 5, Groningen)

The board of the Horst Gerson Lectures Foundation is very pleased to announce that the 20th Horst Gerson Lecture will be delivered by Dr Horst Bredekamp, Professor of Art History at Humboldt University, Berlin.

The Horst Gerson Lecture, entitled 'Art History and Prehistoric Art: Rethinking their relationship in the light of recent observations in anthropology and philosophy of embodiment', will take place on 4 October 2019, in the Aula of the University of Groningen.

Introductory lectures, related to the subject of the Horst Gerson Lecture, will be given by Claudy Jongstra, Textile Artist, and Dr Stijn Bussels, Professor of Art History at Leiden University. This preliminary programme will start at 14:00 in the auditorium of the Groninger Museum. The events, including the reception from 17:30-18:30, are free and open to the public, but the preliminary programme at the Groninger Museum requires registration via

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The Twentieth Horst Gerson Lecture
The Twentieth Horst Gerson Lecture