BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:1.0 PRODID:SydneyTalks Event UID:2019071808000019786 BEGIN:VEVENT SUMMARY;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: Visual Perception and Aboriginal Art LOCATION;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: Mitchell Theatre, Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts (SMSA), Level 1, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney DESCRIPTION;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: Aboriginal painting has largely been regarded as conceptual rather than perceptual. Emeritus Professor Barbara Gillam will examine the innovative perceptual skills of Aboriginal bark painters, especially in depicting figure-ground and occlusion. She will also discuss the visual meaning of this art and its interaction with conceptual meanings.=0D=0ACost: Cost $15 – SMSA & Royal Society Members/Fellows | $20 – Guests and General Entry=0D=0ADisabled Access: Yes=0D=0AHearing Loop : Yes=0D=0ABookings: Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts (02) 9262 7300=0D=0A DTSTART:20190718T080000Z DTEND:20190718T093000Z END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR