Previous Editions
2019 | Arts of the body, bodies of art
O XIV Brazilian International Congress on Aesthetics: "Arts of the body, bodies of art" will receive students and researchers to discuss the notion of body, in all its complexity and multiplicity, as well as correlated subthemes.
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 | 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.
1997 | The Lights of Art
O evento tem por objetivo promover um debate de alto nível sobre a dimensão estética implícita na Dialética do Esclarecimento, de Horkeimer e Adorno, tanto no sentido de esclarecê-la na estrutura da obra, quanto no de avaliar em que medida as intuições dos autores podem ser consideradas atuais para a compreensão dos fenômenos estéticos contemporâneos.
1995 | Beautiful, sublime and Kant
O evento pretende promover um debate de alto nível sobre as concepções centrais da parte dedicada à Estética da Crítica da Faculdade de Julgar - o belo e o sublime -, tanto no sentido de esclarecê-las na própria obra de Kant, quanto no de avaliar em que medida elas podem ser consideradas atuais para a compreensão dos fenômenos estéticos contemporâneos.
1993 | The Death of Art, Today
O 1° Congresso foi realizado entre os dias 15 e 18 de abril de 1993 com o tema "A morte da arte, hoje".