Theses on urban art intervention

Parry, B (2016) 'Theses on urban art intervention.' In: Davis, T, ed. Changing metropolis III. Kobenhavns International Teater, Copenhagen, pp. 102-106. ISBN 9788799422920

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Abstract

With increasing frequency passive consumers are becoming active users adopting positions of critical dialogue with the city. At the forefront of this creative action within everyday urban life and its institutions we find the interventionist artist, whose creative energies are redirected away from the relatively privileged and enclosed sphere of the art world to intervene in the wider spaces of the city. Theses on urban art intervention is aimed at opening up a theoretical framework by which we might begin to situate these diverse practices in the context of the production of social and urban space.

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Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
N Fine Arts > NB Sculpture
N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general
Divisions: Bath School of Art and Design
Date Deposited: 09 Dec 2018 22:02
Last Modified: 22 May 2019 08:30
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