On July 4th, professor Gertrud Sandqvist, gave a lecture at the HISK to the Candidate Laureates titled Is it a matter of Taste? On Hannah Arendt's view of art’s role in Politics and Judgment. The lecture addressed Hannah Arendt's revolutionary idea about the relationship between aesthetics and ethical judgement and its consequences on how art is understood in society.
Matthew Buckingham, still image from “The Spirit and the Letter”, 2007. Copyright: Matthew Buckingham.