Dustin, C. & Ziegler, J. (2005). Practicing Mortality: Art, Philosophy, and Contemplative Seeing. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. Summary: A collaborative undertaking between an artist and a philosopher, this monograph attempts to deepen our understanding of “contemplative seeing” by addressing the works of Plato, Thoreau, Heidegger, and more. The authors explore what it means to “see”…

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Amy Cheng Associate Professor of Studio Art, State University of New York, College at New Paltz 2005 Contemplative Practice Fellowship Recipient [button link=”https://www.contemplativemind.org/admin/wp-content/uploads/cheng.pdf” color=”orange” newwindow=”yes”] View the Draft Syllabus[/button]

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A webinar with Anne Beffel, Associate Professor of Art, Syracuse University Wednesday, April 28, 2010 Anne Beffel is a practicing “public artist” and professor of art at Syracuse University. She creates opportunities for empathetic exchanges through art. As a 2008 Contemplative Practice Fellow she created the course Contemplative Arts and Society to explore the intersection…

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