Angus Trumble, Senior Curator of Paintings for the Yale Centre for British Art, provides some pointers
on the finger, in a collision between art and science, history and pop culture. From Guernica to the Sistine Chapel, Trumble offers a witty and perverse look at matters digital.
In conversation with David Hansen
Angus Trumble is the author of The Finger: A Handbook and Brief History of the Smile.
Over the course of his career Dr David Hansen has curated or managed more than 80 exhibitions, including landmark projects such as John Glover and the Colonial Picturesque (2003), The Fifth Australian Sculpture Triennial (1993) and The Face of Australia (1988).