JaneFreud2JaneFreud3Jane McAdam Freud, the British sculptor and great-granddaughter of Sigmund Freud, gave talk on Object Authority to NYU’s Graduate Art Therapy Program last week. She shared slides of her recent work and the notion of found objects as instructors — weaving in Freud’s theory of the “thing,” and how we are affected by the image of the object on a preconscious and unconscious level.