Conference and Painting Exhibition | 08.12.21

The Friends of the University of Luxembourg are delighted to invite you to:

The Limits of our WorldDiscovering the fascinating thinking of Ludwig Wittgenstein

Conference and Painting Exhibition to commemorate the 100 years of the publication of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus

Wednesday 8 December at 17:00 | Université du Luxembourg | Campus Belval | Maison du Savoir | Room 3530

“The Limits of our World” painting exhibition aims at presenting a personal interpretation of Ludwig Wittgenstein’s book, the “Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus” by presenting in 12 paintings how Wittgenstein tried to explain the world. The event will open with a brief presentation on Wittgenstein’s life and accomplishments, providing elements to connect his own journey with his philosophical edifice. The presentation is built on a dynamic, easy-to-assimilate, quick fashion, so as to allow the topics to be assimilated by any audience.


  • Opening Words by Prof. Dr. Georg Mein and Prof. Dr. Rolf Tarrach
  • Presentation by Prof. Dr. Thomas Raleih and Rick Serrano | M.B.A.
  • Vernissage and tour of the paintings



If you wish to attend the conference and the painting exhibition, you are kindly requested to register here: