Renata Salecl in conversation with Patrizio Di Massimo




‘Every cloud has a silver lining’

Di Massimo and Salecl will analyse recent projects of Di Massimo’s art practice such as ‘The Lustful Turk’ (2012/13), ‘Me Mum Mister Mad’ (2014) and his recent show at Rowing. The discussion will explore these projects under the lens of Salecl’s psychoanalytic approach, especially focusing on her essay ‘Love and Sexual Difference’ published in Sexuation (2000), a book of essays on Lacan’s theories of sexual difference. The conversation will then evolve towards Salecl’s last books, On Anxiety (2004) and Tyranny of Choice (2010), discussing the different approaches these works give rise to in contemporary artistic practice today.

Duration 03 July 2014 - 03 July 2014
Times 7pm
Cost £10/£7
Venue Freud Museum London
Address 20 Maresfield gardens London NW3 5SX, ,
Contact 020 7435 2002 / eventsandmedia@freud.org.uk / www.freud.org.uk

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