Lotte Philipsen

Associate professor

CV for Lotte Philipsen

Profile photoLotte Philipsen, PhD, Jens Chr. Skou junior fellow
Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies
lottephilipsen@aias.au.dk
Phone: (+45) 87153685 / mobile: (+45) 50906148

Academic degrees

2009PhD-degree in Art History, Aarhus University, 24 Feb. 2009. Dissertation title: The Globalization of Contemporary Art: Interest, articulations, and impact of the discourse of New Internationalism in the visual arts
2003MA research degree (mag. art.) in Art History, Aarhus University, 17 Jan. 2003. Thesis title: Kulturelle identitetskonstruktioner i kinesisk samtidskunst

Academic employment

2013-2016Jens Chr. Skou Fellow at Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS), Aarhus University (AU)
2013-2015Assistant professor at Department of Aesthetics and Communication, AU (from 1 June 2013 I have been granted leave from my assistant professorship in order to hold the research fellowship with AIAS)
2010-2012Postdoc (founded by DFF-FKK and AU) at Department of Aesthetics and Communication, AU. Research project: The Concept and Practices of Contemporary Art
2008-2009Full-time lecturer at Department of Aesthetic Studies, Art History, AU
2005-2007PhD-scholarship at Department of Aesthetic Studies, Art History, AU
2003-2004Full-time lecturer at Department of Aesthetic Studies, Art History, AU

Conferences and research seminars organized

2015Co-organizer (with Morten Kyndrup, Jacob Lund, Birgitte Stougaard, Thomas Bjørnsten, and Lea Multofte) of the Nordic Society of Aesthetics Annual Conference, May 2015; Co-initiator, co-fundraiser and co-organizer (with Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard) of the international, interdisciplinary conference "More than Pretty Pictures: The Aesthetics of Data Representation" with keynote speakers James Elkins, Kelly Krause, Martin Krzywinski, Dominic McIver Lopes, April 2015; Co-organizer (with Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard) of the PhD Master class “More than Pretty Pictures” with James Elkins, and the PhD workshops “Sense and Sensibility: Visual Design Principles for Scientific Data” and “How to Plan your Poster”, April 2015
2014Co-organizer (with Jacob Lund) of the colloquium “Contemporaneity and Contemporary Art” with speakers Peter Osborne and Terry Smith, Nov. 2014; Co-initiator and co-organizer (with Åsa Arketeg and Kamilla Frey) of a research seminar on “Para-textuality in Contemporary Art”, Nov. 2014
2013Sole initiator and foundraiser and co-organizer (with Jacob Lund) of the international conference “Aesthetics Re-loaded” with keynote speakers Bernard Stiegler, Olga Gouriovuna, and Mark N.B. Hansen, Dec. 2013
2011Co-organizer (with Mads Anders Baggesgaard) of the research seminar “Against Globalization”, Sep. 2011
2010Co-organizer (with Lone Koefoed) of Aesthetic Seminars, Autumn term 2010, with Department of Aesthetic Studies (AU)
2009Co-organizer (with Birgit Eriksson) of Aesthetic Seminars, Spring term 2009, with Department of Aesthetic Studies (AU); Co-initiator and co-organizer (with Mads Anders Baggesgaard and Ida Krøgholt) of the research seminar “Hvad er verdenskunst?” at the Department of Aesthetic Studies (AU), Nov. 2009
2008Co-initiator and co-organizer (with Mads Anders Baggesgaard) of the research group “Aesthetics and Globalization” at the Department of Aesthetic Studies (AU). The research group was active 2008-2011.
2007-2015Initiator and organizer of joint excursions to the Documenta exhibition (2007, 2012) and the Venice Biennial (2011, 2013, 2015) with the participation of 10-15 fellow researchers (PhD-students and professors) from Department of Aesthetics and Communication (AU)
2006Initiator and co-organizer (with Jacob Wamberg) of the research seminar “Kunsthistorie og/eller visuel kultur” at section of Art History (AU), Feb. 2006