Since 2001, the Academy has developed seminars and public events designed to spread word of the newest scientific advances and to bring together researchers in the sciences and the humanities; view videos in each event box (below). To read about the Academy's support for researchers doing ongoing studies, see the Humanities & Neuroscience Fellowships page.
"Empathy, Movement and Emotion," by David Freedberg in Emotional Systems: Contemporary Art between Emotion and Reason, Milan: Silvana Editore, 2007, pp. 38-61.
"Motion, Emotion and Empathy in Aesthetic Experience," by D. Freedberg and V. Gallese. Trends in Cognitive Science, May 2007, Vol. 11, No. 5, pp. 197-203.
"Empatia, movimento ed emozione," by D. Freedberg in: G. Lucignani and A. Pinotti, eds., Immagini della Mente. Neuroscienze, arte, filosofia, Milan: Cortina, 2007, pp. 13-68.
La Repubblica newspaper coverage of Vittorio Gallese and David Freedberg: "Tutte le emozioni in un quadro: così reagisce il nostro cervello" by Elena Dusi, May 15, 2007
ARTFORUM magazine coverage of the 2006 Forum on Art and the New Biology of Mind: “Brain Trust” by Jonathan Gilmore, Summer 2006