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This blog is dedicated to a variety of social art practices including: urban interventions, utopian proposals, guerrilla architecture, new genre, public art, social sculpture, project-based community practice, interactive media, service dispersals, service design, activism and street performance. The primary material of social practice is person-to-person exchange, interaction, or participation. These situations, organizations and events can involve various media including photography, video, drawing, text, sound, sculpture,, political art, design, eco-art and performance art.
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The Situation of Intergenerational Equity « The Situationist

The Situation of Intergenerational Equity « The Situationist | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Situationist Contributor Julia M. Puaschunder is an Associate of the Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences Center for the Environment working on intergenerational equity constraints in the domains of environmental ...
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'Science, Art and Bio-Art': Harvard Lecture by SVA's Suzanne Anker

'Science, Art and Bio-Art': Harvard Lecture by SVA's Suzanne Anker | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
1) Art as Speculative Research is a platform in which art practice reaches beyond the gallery or museum to develop interactive, social and biological artworks. These include sophisticated interactive technological apparatus, ...
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Residents share dreams for their community on giant chalkboard - Bloomington Pantagraph

Residents share dreams for their community on giant chalkboard - Bloomington Pantagraph | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Residents share dreams for their community on giant chalkboardBloomington PantagraphThe chalkboard was inspired by a similar project in New Orleans by artist Cindy Chang. Folse said chalkboards like this have been installed all over the world.
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Kochi Biennale — India's first — begins today - The Hindu

Kochi Biennale — India's first — begins today - The Hindu | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The HinduKochi Biennale — India's first — begins today.
The effort is to shape an alternative cultural discourse on a platform for artists, political thinkers, art lovers, collectors, students and researchers from the around the world.
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ACA Community Artist in Residence, Tory Tepp and the High School Project

ACA's inaugural Community Artist in Residence, Tory Tepp, is interviewed by the high school production class about his collaborative project ...youtube.com
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'Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960–1980' at MoMA PS1 - GalleristNY

'Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960–1980' at MoMA PS1 - GalleristNY | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
'Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960–1980' at MoMA PS1GalleristNYFrom civil-rights-era social-realist lithographs by Charles White and etchings by feminist Betye Saar to activist art historians like Samella Lewis (who co-edited the book...
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Jonas Mekas: scenes from an extraordinary life - The Guardian

Jonas Mekas: scenes from an extraordinary life - The Guardian | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Jonas Mekas: scenes from an extraordinary lifeThe GuardianFluxus mastermind and fellow Lithuanian George Maciunas.
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Tucson Mural Arts Program Blog: Together We Thrive Mural Update

Tucson Mural Arts Program Blog: Together We Thrive Mural Update | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The theme of thriving together as a community was still at the heart of this muralendeavor, but it began to expand beyond just the shooting that took place. Members of the Tucson community engaged in a dialogue about the ...
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Report Back: NY Grantmakers in the Arts “Creative Placemaking ...

Report Back: NY Grantmakers in the Arts “Creative Placemaking ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Our charming host Tom Finkelpearl gives a tour of the new wing of the Queens Museum under construction – Man About Town / Tumblr. Placemaking puts the priority on relationships rather than programs. Several of our ...
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University Of Chicago Artists-In-Residence Announced - Chicagoist

University Of Chicago Artists-In-Residence Announced - Chicagoist | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
University Of Chicago Artists-In-Residence AnnouncedChicagoistOver the course of their residency, they'll have access to academic and research resources, studio space, a woodshop, performance and practice space at the Reva and David Logan Center...
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The Pedagogical Impulse | Applied Aesthetic Index

The Pedagogical Impulse | Applied Aesthetic Index | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The Pedagogical Impulse is a research-creation project at the intersections between social practice, knowledge production, pedagogy, and “school”. As a site for artistic-research in art and education it has initiated a number of ...
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Eastern Washington University Seeks Assistant Professor - Art - Art Education - Indian Country Today Media Network.com

Eastern Washington University Seeks Assistant Professor - Art - Art Education - Indian Country Today Media Network.com | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Eastern Washington University Seeks Assistant Professor - Art - Art EducationIndian Country Today Media Network.comPreference may be given to candidates who offer expertise in the following fine arts disciplines: Art Appreciation, Art & Social...
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Social Housing – Housing the Social: Art, Property and Spatial ...

Social Housing – Housing the Social: Art, Property and Spatial ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
'Social Housing – Housing the Social: Art, Property and Spatial Justice' examines ongoing transformations in social housing and asks how these transformations are reflected in the aspirations and practices of artists.
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NeMe: Montréal Biennale 2013

NeMe: Montréal Biennale 2013 | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
It will also include artists who propose art practices that are socially responsive to challenges presented by possible futures, practices that are frequently situational, performative and temporal, as well as artists who address ...
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Center for Artistic Activism | The Aesthetics of Doing: Ethics

Moderated by Tom Finkelpearl, Executive Director, Queens Museum of Art. Thursday, January 31st at 6:00 p.m.. Do ethics equal aesthetics? This panel discussion brings together three artists who challenge the artist's ...
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Liverpool Biennial - E-Flux

Liverpool Biennial - E-Flux | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Liverpool BiennialE-FluxThis year's Biennial was the first under its new director, Sally Tallant.
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Desert ArtLAB Explores Native Ecology in A Public Lecture: Learning From The ... - Phoenix New Times (blog)

Desert ArtLAB Explores Native Ecology in A Public Lecture: Learning From The ... - Phoenix New Times (blog) | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Phoenix New Times (blog)Desert ArtLAB Explores Native Ecology in A Public Lecture: Learning From The ...Phoenix New Times (blog)"We work within the social art practice in an attempt to reclaim desert ecology in urban spaces," Desert ArtLAB Founder...
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Figuring It Out: Bard's Low-Residency MFA Program - Brooklyn Rail

Figuring It Out: Bard's Low-Residency MFA Program - Brooklyn Rail | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Brooklyn RailFiguring It Out: Bard's Low-Residency MFA ProgramBrooklyn RailThe number of these programs grows annually, driven by economic and social realities that have led educational institutions to seek out more flexible, cost-effective...
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Thematic Residencies and Banff Artist in Residence Programs at ...

Thematic Residencies and Banff Artist in Residence Programs at ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Faculty: Joseph Grima, Suzanne Lacy, Michael Speaks Organizers: Imre Szeman, Sally Tallant, Maria Whiteman, Visual Arts at The Banff Centre. Banff Research in Culture (BRiC) 2013 is organized in partnership with the Liverpool Biennial.
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Participation and Political Space

Participation and Political Space | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Community Engagement Art galleries want to capture audiences and involve them in contemporary art discourse. They do this through public engagement programmes by offering a series of talks, perform...
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Simon Sadler: The Situationist City (1998) - architecture + urbanism

Simon Sadler: The Situationist City (1998) - architecture + urbanism | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
He wrote “The Situationist City” in 1998, trying to search for the Situationist ideas among the detritus of tracks, manifestoes, and work of art that they left behind. His intention, as mentioned in the introduction, is to draw out the ...
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Scanning The Landscape at Under The Radar with Culturebot ...

Social Practice, Civic Practice and Socially Engaged Art – what does it mean to make performance with a distinct social agenda working with non-artist communities? What are the aesthetic and practical challenges of making ...
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Cross community project gets to art of the matter | Belfast Media Group

Cross community project gets to art of the matter | Belfast Media Group | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
December 7, 2012 Primary position as part of the IT crowd North Belfast News; December 7, 2012 Cross community project gets to art of the matter North Belfast News; December 7, 2012 True grit for GG residents North Belfast News ...
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Undertow: Rebecca Krinke & Elaine Rutherford – January « Art ...

Undertow: Rebecca Krinke & Elaine Rutherford – January « Art ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Rebecca Krinke is a multidisciplinary artist working across sculpture, installations, public art, site works, and social practice. In broad terms, all of her work deals with issues related to trauma and recovery.
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