dr. Sven Lütticken


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At the VU, I teach courses on the bachelor level (a course on iconoclasm, with Ivo Blom), the master level (art history seminars, art criticism) and the reserach master level. I also coordinate our research master programme, Critical Studies in Art and Culture.

For an overview of recent publications and current activities, see my personal site at https://svenlutticken.org

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aesthetics Social Sciences
autonomy Social Sciences
art Social Sciences
Aesthetics Arts & Humanities
opposition Social Sciences
Marxism Arts & Humanities
Avant Garde Arts & Humanities
Art Arts & Humanities

Research Output 1997 2019

Gestural study

Lütticken, S., Mar 2019, In : Grey Room. 74, Winter, p. 86-111 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalComment / Letter to the editorAcademic

Autonomy I

lutticken, S., 2018, Neolithic Childhood: Art in a False Present, ca. 1930. Franke, A. & Holert, T. (eds.). Berlin: Diaphanes, p. 133-137 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademic

Council Aestheticism? Pannekoek, the Avant-Garde and Contemporary Art

Lütticken, S., 2018, In : Studi di estetica. 2018, 12, p. 173-197 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Avant Garde

Cultural Marxists Like Us

Lütticken, S., Sep 2018, In : Afterall. 46, Autumn/Winter, p. 67-75 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cultural Turn

Enjoy Your Sinthome: Dora García at the Reina SofÍa, Madrid

Lütticken, S., Dec 2018, In : Texte zur Kunst. 112, p. 166-170 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademic

Activities 2006 2017

  • 5 Editorial work
  • 4 Lecture / Presentation
  • 2 Conference

The Strange Case of the Case

Sven Lütticken (Participant)
12 Feb 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventConferenceSocietal

Future Caucus

Sven Lütticken (Participant)
20 May 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventConferenceSocietal

Producing Facts: Notes on the Politics of Concrete Abstraction

Sven Lütticken (Speaker)
30 Mar 2017

Activity: Lecture / PresentationProfessional

Concrete Abstractions: Notes on Form

Sven Lütticken (Speaker)
29 Aug 2017

Activity: Lecture / PresentationProfessional

E-Flux Journal (Journal)

S. Lütticken (Member of editorial board)

Activity: Peer review and Editorial workEditorial workAcademic