Amador Vega Esquerra

Amador Vega Esquerra
Amador Vega Esquerra

Amador Vega was born in Barcelona in 1958. He has a PhD in Philosophy at the Raimundus Lullus Institute of the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg(Germany) and he is Professor of Aesthetics in the Department of Humanities at Pompeu Fabra University. He was “Joan Coromines Visiting Professor” at the University of Chicago (2007) and invited lecturer at Saint Joseph University in Beirut (2010). His field of study is Western mysticism and its relations with aesthetics.

He is the author, among other works, of Maestro Eckhart, El fruto de la nada (2010, 7th ed.); Zen, Mística y Abstracción (2002); Ramon Llull y el secreto de la vida (2002; English translation Ramon Llull and the Secret of Life, New York, 2003); El bambú y el olivo (2004); Arte y Santidad. Cuatro lecciones de estética apofática, (2005); Tratado de los cuatro modos del espíritu (2005); Sacrificio y creación en la pintura de Rothko (2010), Tres poetas del exceso. La hermenéutica imposible en Eckhart, Silesius y Celan (2011) and Libro de horas de Beirut (2014).

He is president of the Asociación de Amigos de la Bibliotheca Mystica et Philosophica Alois M. Haas of the UPF and a corresponding member of the Collège International de Philosophie (Paris).

Update: 29 April 2016

Contents

The thinking machine

Publications

The thinking machine

Ramon Llull and the ars combinatoria

Ramon Llull: return to reason

Videos

Ramon Llull: return to reason

Soy Cámara online

Ramon Llull and the poetic dimension of reality

Videos

Ramon Llull and the poetic dimension of reality

Lecture by Amador Vega The Thinking Machine

A Universal Language?

Videos

A Universal Language?

Ramon Llull, Thought and Communication

"Ramon Llull thought that all knowledge is networked”

Videos

"Ramon Llull thought that all knowledge is networked”

Amador Vega, curator

NOW. Transgression: Dissipation or Re-invention?

Videos

NOW. Transgression: Dissipation or Re-invention?

Dialogue with Otto E. Rössler, Hans H. Diebner and Amador Vega Esquerra

Has participated in

Ramon Llull and the poetic dimension of reality

Debate

Ramon Llull and the Grammar of the World

Ramon Llull and the poetic dimension of reality

Lecture by Amador Vega

Exhibition

An Universal Language?

Debate

Ramon Llull and the Grammar of the World

An Universal Language?

Ramon Llull, Thought and Communication

Debate

Institut d'Humanitats. Course 11/12

Transgression: Dissipation or Re-invention?

Debate

NOW. November 2006

Transgression: Dissipation or Re-invention?

Dialogues on the Sustainability of Techno-Culture

The Thinking Machine

Exhibition

The Thinking Machine

Ramon Llull and the «ars combinatoria»