The international conference “Metamodernism's Relevance Today. What Are the Possibilities for the Development of the Creative Mind?” will take place on October 3, Saturday, 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm at the Lithuanian Exhibition an Congress Center "Litexpo".
During the conference will be discussed the concept of “metamodernism” proposed by academics to describe contemporary culture: it's features and practical manifestations in contemporary society and art. Contemporary art is often perceived as vague, too conceptual, trying to shock - during the event, cultural theorists, artists and business representatives will discuss the different manifestations of aesthetics of our time, the turning points in creation and evaluation of art. The author of the concept, Dr. Robin van den Akker will attend the conference as well.
The conference is partly funded by the Lithuanian Council for Culture. Partner - International Contemporary Art Fair "ArtVilnius'20".