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Icons in Ash, Consultation Hour for Professionals

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Icons in Ash,  Consultation Hour for Professionals

Friday, August 07

3:30pm-4:30pm PDT

This is a digital event. You should receive information in your ticket or from the host about how to join online.

Free
This forum is open only to professionals who have questions about Icons in Ash. What is it exactly? How does it work? How long does it take? How much does it cost? Why do we offer such a service? …

Icons in Ash founder Heide Hatry creates portraits out of the cremated remains of their subjects, thematizing and transforming the notion of likeness while hearkening back to what Hans Belting contends is the aboriginal purpose of portraiture: to keep the dead among us in charged ceremonial artifacts.

The experience of families of her subjects strongly suggests an uncanny and consolatory effect that is best understood in terms of a sense of the continuing presence of their dead, the demise of which experience underlies our modern “culture of mourning.”

Hatry offers an opportunity for funeral industry professionals to ask her any questions they may have about her project in a discreet online forum.

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Advance Care Planning Lecture/Panel/Conversation Spirituality Visual Art