October 5 and 6th, 2019

International Drawing and Cognition Research and Education Symposium
How can drawing act to help us think, learn and understand?Drawing performances, presentations and workshops will explore how the drawing process can work to materialize and extend our ideas and perceptions of ourselves, others and the world in new ways.

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email: kantrowa@newpaltz.edu for more information

Tentative schedule (Subject to change)

Saturday October 5 1pm-6 pm(The Terrace)

  • 1pm  Welcome
    Coffee, light refreshments
    Introduction to the Thinking through Drawing Project and Drawing Acts
  • 1:30   Drawing Conversations (DoBeDo): pairs or small groups, people who DON’t know each other draw together silently
  • 2:30 Short presentations
  • 3:00 Jaanika Peerna, Participatory Performance
  • 3:30 Coffee Break
  • 3:45 Emily Sheehan: Personal Practice
  • 4:30  Roundtable 1. Sharing Practice
  • 5:30  Drawing Together 1: discussion and collaborative concept mapping

Saturday night option (tickets bought separately):
SUNY New Paltz Music Concert Series: With Gongs, Drums and Pianos

$12 general admission, $8 faculty/staff/seniors, $3 students.

Sunday October 6, 9am-5pm  concurrent workshops interspersed with everyone coming together to share/discuss/perform 

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