Artificial Hells Participatory Art and the Politics of Spectatorship

A searing critique of participatory art by the historian author of Installation Art traces art development throughout the 20th century to examine key moments in the participatory discipline to expose its political and aesthetic limitations.

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Artificial Hells: Participatory Art and the Politics of Spectatorship
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Claire Bishop
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-24 - Publisher: Verso Books

A searing critique of participatory art by the historian author of Installation Art traces art development throughout the 20th century to examine key moments in the participatory discipline to expose its political and aesthetic limitations. Original.
Artificial Hells
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Claire Bishop
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-24 - Publisher: Verso Books

Since the 1990s, critics and curators have broadly accepted the notion that participatory art is the ultimate political art: that by encouraging an audience to take part an artist can promote new emancipatory social relations. Around the world, the champions of this form of expression are numerous, ranging from art
Against Value in the Arts and Education
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Sam Ladkin, Robert McKay, Emile Bojesen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-18 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

A multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary volume exploring the damage to the arts, arts’ funding and education through the rhetoric, manipulation and auditing of value. The collection includes contributions from anthropology, the history of art, literature, education, musicology, political science, and philosophy.
Geography, Art, Research
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Harriet Hawkins
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-27 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores the intersection of geographical knowledge and artistic research in terms of both creative methods and practice-based research. In doing so it brings together geography’s ‘creative turn’ with the art world’s ‘research turn.’ Based on a decade and a half of ethnographic stories of working at the intersection
Artificial Hells
Language: en
Pages: 60
Authors: Conor Mary Foy
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher:

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