Exhibition As Social Intervention

Written By Joshua Decter
Exhibition As Social Intervention
  • Publsiher : Afterall Books
  • Release : 31 October 2014
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
  • Pages : 224 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Exhibition As Social Intervention written by Joshua Decter which was release on 31 October 2014, this book published by Afterall Books. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: A show challenging the conventional understanding of public art, Culture in Action in Chicago had a new social agenda, and rethought what an exhibition of contemporary art might be. This project was curated by Mary Jane Jacob as part of the Sculpture Chicago programme in 1993.Through eight projects by artists initiated in the early 1990s and developed in collaboration with local people, the intention was to engage diverse groups over time, in addition to the visiting public in 1993.In this fifth book in Afterall's Exhibition Histories series, the course of these projects is documented, with a critical reappraisal of this important exhibition in newly commissioned essays and interviews, together with reviews from the time.Included are interviews with Mary Jane Jacob, Mark Dion and Simon Grennan.

Exhibition As Social Intervention

Exhibition As Social Intervention
  • Author : Joshua Decter,Helmut Draxler,Hafthor Yngvason,Paul O'Neill,Joe Scanlan
  • Publisher : Afterall Books
  • Release Date : 2014-10-31
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
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Summary : A show challenging the conventional understanding of public art, Culture in Action in Chicago had a new social agenda, and rethought what an exhibition of contemporary art might be. This project was curated by Mary Jane Jacob as part of the Sculpture Chicago programme in 1993.Through eight projects by artists ...

Dewey for Artists

Dewey for Artists
  • Author : Mary Jane Jacob
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2018-12-10
  • Total pages : 189
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
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Summary : John Dewey is known as a pragmatic philosopher and progressive architect of American educational reform, but some of his most important contributions came in his thinking about art. Dewey argued that there is strong social value to be found in art, and it is artists who often most challenge our ...

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  • Author : Inge Daniels
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-02-07
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
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Summary : Why do people go to exhibitions, and what do they hope to gain from the experience? What would happen if people were encouraged to move freely through exhibition spaces, take photographs and be playful? In this book, Inge Daniels explores what might happen if people and objects were freed from ...

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  • Author : Maggie Taft,Robert Cozzolino
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-08-14
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
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Summary : For decades now, the story of art in America has been dominated by New York. It gets the majority of attention, the stories of its schools and movements and masterpieces the stuff of pop culture legend. Chicago, on the other hand . . . well, people here just get on with the work ...

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  • Author : Rebecca Rogers,Myriam Boussahba-Bravard
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-08-14
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
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Summary : This book argues for the importance of bringing women and gender more directly into the dynamic field of exposition studies. Reclaiming women for the history of world fairs (1876-1937), it also seeks to introduce new voices into these studies, dialoguing across disciplinary and national historiographies. From the outset, women participated ...

Art Social Change U S A exhibition Catalog

Art   Social Change  U S A   exhibition Catalog
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 118
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The Health Exhibition Literature
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1884
  • Total pages : 212
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The Fisheries Exhibition Literature

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  • Author : London. International fisheries exhibition, 1883
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1884
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1889
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Pirjo Korkiakangas,Tiina-Riitta Lappi,Heli Niskanen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 277
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
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Summary : Material culture is something we can touch and can be touched by. It is simultaneously concrete artefacts and expression of values produced and shared by humans. But what is modern material culture like? Material culture has always played an essential role in ethnological studies. The object of ethnological study has ...

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  • Author : Vimla V. Nadkarni
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 86
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
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Summary : With special reference to Bombay, India....

C

C
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 212
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American Exhibition

American Exhibition
  • Author : Art Institute of Chicago
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Total pages : 212
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Biennial Exhibition

Biennial Exhibition
  • Author : Whitney Museum of American Art
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 212
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In Public
  • Author : Diane Shamash,Gail Lee Dubrow
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 64
  • ISBN : 9783863354480
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Summary : "In public" was a project involveing public art in Seattle in 1991, many of the works were temporary but some were permanent....