CAP (Centre for Art and Philosophy) is an interdisciplinary research platform based at the Faculty of Philosophy of the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Most of its members have been or are still working at the department as lecturers, researchers or affiliates.

Frank Maet

Frank Maet (°1971, Belgium) studied Theatre, Visual Arts and Philosophy. In 2011 he defended his PhD in philosophy, entitled New Artistic Times. A Philosophical Critique of the Relation between Art and Technology, at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. He lectured at the Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam and is currently teaching Philosophy of Art and History of Contemporary Art at Ghent University College, KU Leuven Association. He has published on art theory and aesthetics (such as contemporary Kant interpretation, the end of art, postmodern aesthetics). Other topics of research are philosophy of technology and kantian ethics.

Link to PhD: (English summary: pp. 275-278)
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