Previous Editions
2017 | The Ends of Art
The 13th International Congress of Aesthetics - Brazil, entitled “The Ends of Art”, aims to highlight recurring themes in philosophical aesthetics, elaborating the ambiguity in its title, namely “fins”, understood as "finalities", which refers to millenarian discussion about the uses of art in the past, present and future, and "the ends of art", which by its turn refer to the formulations of a possible end of art, as echoed by G.W.F. Hegel in Lectures on the Philosophy of Art.
2015 | The Tragic, the Sublime, the Melancholy
The 12th International Congress of Aesthetics - Brazil, entitled “The Tragic, the Sublime, the Melancholy”, was held from 13 to 16 October 2015 at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais in Belo Horizonte.
2013 | Taste, Interpretation and Criticism
The 11th International Congress of Aesthetics - Brazil, entitled “Taste, Intetrpretation and Criticism”, was held from 3 to 6 September 2013 at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais in Belo Horizonte.
2011 | Image, Imagination, Fantasy: 20 Years without Vilem Flusser
The 13th International Congress of Aesthetics - Brazil, entitled "Image, Imagination, Fantasy: 20 Years without Vilem Flusser", aims to address some of the most important thoughts of Flusser, taking the opportunity to pay him a homage on his twentieth death anniversary (November, 1991).
2009 | Displacements in Art
The 9th International Congress of Aesthetics - Brazil, entitled "Displacements in Art", took place in Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, from 15 to 18 September 2009.
2007 | Images in the Visual Arts
The 3rd Colloquium of Philosophy and Fiction was held at Brasília, DF, from 26 to 28 March 2007, and had as its main theme "Images in the Visual Arts".
2007 | Aesthetics of Displacement
The 8th International Congress of Aesthetics - Brazil, entitled "Aesthetics of Displacement", took place in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, from 15 to 18 May 2007.
2005 | Aeshetic Dimension
The 7th International Congress of Aesthetics - Brazil, entitled "Aesthetic Dimension", took place in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, from 17 to 20 May 2005.
2003 | Theoria Aesthetica: Theodor Adorno 1903-2003
The 6th International Congress of Aesthetics - Brazil, entitled "Theoria Aesthetica: Theodor Adorno 1903-2003", took place in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, from 9 to 12 September 2003.