On the 10th of July this year, Alicia Bermejo Salar, former PhD student in the Area of Aesthetics and Theory of Arts of the Department of Philosophy of The University of Murcia presented and defended her doctoral thesis “The Problem of Interpretation in Art: Intention and Meaning”, supervised by Francisca Pérez Carreño. Her work has … Read more
Mª José Alcaraz León leads a new research project, “Aesthetic value and its relationship to other values in appreciative practice”, funded by the Program Jóvenes Líderes en Investigación de la Fundación Séneca-Agencia de Ciencia y Tecnología de la Región de Murcia (18958/JLI/13). The project will last from 01/07/2014 until 30/06/2016. The members of this research group … Read more
Estética has just been published by Tecnos (Madrid). The book is comprised of eight essays on central questions in philosophical aesthetics with articles by Mª José Alcaraz, Matilde Carrasco, Robert Hopkins, Derek Matravers, Paca Pérez Carreño, Salvador Rubio, Marta Tafalla and Gerard Vilar. More information: http://www.tecnos.es/ficha.php?id=2907502&id_clase=
Mª José Alcaraz has won the VIII edition of the Awards with which Fundación Séneca distinguishes young researchers of Murcia. In 2012, the award was given for research in Humanities and Social Sciences and, from the 26 candidates, the tribunal chose María José Alcaraz due to her exceptional career studying “the Philosophy of Art and, … Read more
Mª José Alcaraz’s PhD dissertation Arthur Danto’s definition of art: from indiscernible objects to embodied meanings has been the most downloaded one in the University of Murcia during the academic year 2011-2012. For this reason, Mª José Alcaraz and her tutor Paca Pérez Carreño were awarded at a ceremony that took place the 19th of … Read more
The exhibition El hilo de Ariadna. Lectores, navegantes opened in Casa del Lector, Madrid, from the 18th of October 2012 to the 17th of March, 2013. The exhibition’s curator is Francisco Jarauta. The assistant curators, Pedro Medina and Javier Maseda, created the catalogue which can be donwloaded from http://www.El_Hilo_de_Ariadna_Catalogo_Exposicion.pdf.