Defining Art and Animals by Jessica Ullrich

This week’s Defining HAS video series addition is by Jessica Ullrich, Professor for Aesthetics and Art Education at the Academy of Fine Arts Muenster, who has been tasked with explaining what is meant by animals in art.

Jessica Ullrich holds a PhD in art history and has been Assistant Professor at the University of Arts in Berlin and at the University Nuremberg-Erlangen. She also works as a curator and published exhibition catalogues and collection of essays mainly on modern and contemporary art. Her research interest lies in human-animal relationships in art and aesthetics. She is editor of Tierstudien, the German journal on animal studies as well as representative of Minding Animals Germany.

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