Daniel Barnes
Philosopher

Speaking

I have given talks at various universities, art galleries and events throughout the UK. This has included artist talks, exhibition tours, lectures and panel dicussions. Visit  teaching to see my work in education. My specialist subjects are art and capitalism, the YBAs, Baudrillard, and German aesthetics. Get in touch if you want me to speak to you or at your event. 

Upcoming events

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Past events

Everything Exixts Now - Artists's Talk
Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London, 12 February 2017

We're All Kantians Nowadays
Barnes Philosophy Club, London, 10 January 2017

Artist Talks: To Be Converted
Bread and Jam, Deptford, London, 05 June 2016

In Conversation with Louis Savage
Lacey Contemporary Gallery, London, 15 October 2015
 
Slacktivism, Social Media and the Power of Painting: in Conversation with Celina Teague
Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London, 01 September 2015
 
Daniel's YBA Tour   [Listen]
Zabludowicz Collection, London, 30 May 2015
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Aesthetics in the Digital Age [Listen]
Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London, 19, 26 May, 2 June 2015

In Conversation with Richard Stone
Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London, 11 October 2014 
 
Anything and Nothing At All: The Art of Martin Creed
Tate Artist Rooms on Tour: Quay Arts Centre, Isle of Wight, 18 September 2014

The Reality that Forgot Itself: On Baudrillard and Art
Barnes Philosophy Club, London, 08 January 2014

Q&A at Daniel Neofetou Book Launch
Cafe Oto, London, 13 December 2013
 
The Metaphysics of Damien Hirst
London Philosophy Club, London, 21 November 2013

Uncertainty in the Age of Romance: Religion and Art in Late Capitalism
Barnes Philosophy Club, London, 10 April 2013

What Makes Contemporary Art ‘Contemporary’?
Emergency Art Exhibition, Dugdale Centre, Enfield, London, 2011
 
The Meaning of Utopia in Art
The Parlour Gallery, London, 2011
 
The Forgotten Singularity: A Thought on the Ontology of Architecture
British Society of Aesthetics Annual Conference, University of Oxford, 2009
 
The Architect’s Paradox: Experience and the Creation of Space 
Writing Cities workshop, Department of Geography, University of Nottingham, 2009
 
Feeling the City: Understanding the Aesthetic Experience
 American Scene Exhibition Gallery Tour, Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham, 2009
 
Relevance, Success and Sincerity 
Postgraduate Philosophy Research Seminar, University of Nottingham, 2008
 
The Problem of Architecture: Singular and Multiple Arts
Open Minds Graduate Conference, University of Manchester, 2007
 
Jerusalem Syndrome and the Problem of Qualia   
Postgraduate Philosophy Research Seminar, University of Nottingham, 2007
 
What is Art?
Panel Discussion, Nottingham Trent University, 2006
 
Resemblance as Repleteness: A Solution to Goodman’s Problem
Joint Session of the Mind and Aristotelian Societies, 2006
 
Duck, Decorated Shed, or Duck-Rabbit: The Problem of the Portsmouth Tricorn Centre 
AHRB Graduate Conference, Cardiff University, 2005
 
Existentialism, Freedom and Suffering, Introduction to I Heart Huckabees
Broadway Cinema, Nottingham, 2005
 
The Restitution of van Gogh’s Shoes
Postgraduate Philosophy Research Seminar, University of Nottingham, 2004
 
Dwelling in the Fast Lane: Nietzsche, Heidegger, and the Tragic in Architecture
CentreCATH International Congress on Philosophy & Architecture, Museum of Film, Bradford, 2004
 
Tragedy and Trauerspeil in German Aesthetics
Graduate Conference, University of Southampton, 2004
 
Freedom and Suffering in Kierkegaard
University of Wales Philosophy Colloquium, 2002