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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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Mexico's Networked Social Movements: #YoSoy132 | MIT Center for ...

Mexico's Networked Social Movements: #YoSoy132 | MIT Center for ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
At the Center for Civic Media, I make art, software and social processes which empower people to become more creative, more effective, and more informed. My recent projects include the Festival of Learning, research on gender ....
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The Boston Globe and MIT Launch New Media Collaboration - Daily Finance

The Boston Globe and MIT Launch New Media Collaboration - Daily Finance | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The Boston Globe and MIT Launch New Media Collaboration

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Knight Foundation supports transformational ideas that promote quality journalism, advance media innovation, engage communities and foster the arts.

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SOC(i)AL ART+PEOPLE | ForYourArt

SOC(i)AL ART+PEOPLE | ForYourArt | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
SOC(i)AL: Art + People is a free, public series of roundtable discussions and weekend events that explores socially engaged art in Southern California from East to West. Join the dialogue with SoCal artists, scholars, activists, ...
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INSTALL: WeHo, an Interactive Queer Art Festival, Took Place on U-Hauls in a ... - LA Weekly (blog)

INSTALL: WeHo, an Interactive Queer Art Festival, Took Place on U-Hauls in a ... - LA Weekly (blog) | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
INSTALL: WeHo, an Interactive Queer Art Festival, Took Place on U-Hauls in a ...LA Weekly (blog)We walk on these streets everyday, contribute to society, are expected to maintain social norms and practices, yet we are denied fundamental human rights.
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This is What Democracy Looks Like: City ... - Engaged Art at ASU

This is What Democracy Looks Like: City ... - Engaged Art at ASU | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
September 18th 6pm ASU Art Museum The Socially Engaged Practice Initiative, ASU Gammage, and the ASU Art Museum invite you to listen, discuss and even try out a participatory performance event called City Council Meeting.
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Arts and Politics: Bridging the Progress of Cultural Sustainability ...

ArtsPolitics is a new platform for artists, and political and scientific experts to discuss and collaborate. Their purpose is “to inspire cultural & intellectual progress by building greater understanding between the arts & politics.” ...
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Create-ive Activism | Imagining America

Create-ive Activism | Imagining America | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Freshest Roots is accepting of people and art of all backgrounds and designs. Lastly, we use art as a medium to create awareness and engage community members in conversation about the world around them.
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Mapping the Commons, Istanbul

Mapping the Commons, Istanbul | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Mapping the Commons, is an event, which includes a one-day conference (31st of October) and a week-long workshop, on emerging practices that explore the commons of Istanbul.
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Deepening Community Partnerships with Arts Education | Imagining ...

Deepening Community Partnerships with Arts Education | Imagining ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
As someone passionate about the ability of community-engaged practice to enact social change and influence policy, I agree with the discussion between Elena Gonzales and Adam Bush about the importance of involving ...
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'Crossing The Line': A Dialogue With The Curators For The 2012 New York City ... - Huffington Post

'Crossing The Line': A Dialogue With The Curators For The 2012 New York City ... - Huffington Post | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
'Crossing The Line': A Dialogue With The Curators For The 2012 New York City ...Huffington Post“What we're interested in doing with “Crossing the Line” is ensuring that people can engage with the work in an unexpected way,” Simon Dove, co-curator...
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The Liverpool Biennial Kicks Off Today | EYES IN

The Liverpool Biennial Kicks Off Today | EYES IN | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
8 as part of the London 2012 Festival. Sally Tallant, Director, Liverpool Biennial, said, “Liverpool Biennial is the most important contemporary arts event in the UK. Every two years the Festival offers an enormous variety of free ...
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Alternatives to Ritual | e-flux

Alternatives to Ritual | e-flux | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The artists invited have shown an interest in discussing art systems and their values, different levels of relations in contemporary art, and exhibition making through their practice. They also have used display ...
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Social Practice | The Radically Open Museum - Sue Bell Yank

Social Practice | The Radically Open Museum - Sue Bell Yank | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Posted in May 28th, 2012 By Sue Bell Yank. Minneapolis skyline. I recently attended the American Association of Museums (AAM) conference in Minneapolis, an enormous interdisciplinary gathering of over four thousand ...
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There is no knife without roses : C-Heads Magazine

There is no knife without roses : C-Heads Magazine | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
“There is no knife without roses”, looks at and discusses the potential of social practice on the basis of three art-related projects that have not been presented in Sweden before: the Morrinho project (Rio de Janeiro); Project ...
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Is L.A. the Creative or Anti-Creative City? | Los Angeles | Artbound | KCET

Is L.A. the Creative or Anti-Creative City?  | Los Angeles | Artbound | KCET | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Sue Bell Yank, Elizabeth Currid-Halkett, and Sarah Schrank sit down to discuss both tired stereotypes and surprising realities about the L.A. art scene.
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Liverpool Biennial 2012 | artplayer.tv

Liverpool Biennial 2012 | artplayer.tv | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Sally Tallant has served as Liverpool Biennial's Artistic Director and CEO since November 2011. Of this year's exhibitions programme, she said: 'I am very excited about the range of work that we have curated for this years ...
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New Socially Engaged Practice Speaker Series! « ASU Art Museum

New Socially Engaged Practice Speaker Series! « ASU Art Museum | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Socially Engaged Practice is an evolving area of art and design that uses participation, reciprocal relationships and collaborations in community contexts to promote civic dialogue and investigate pressing issues of our time.
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truth is concrete

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Truth is concrete: A 24/7 marathon camp on artistic strategies in politics and political strategies in art. 21/09 – 28/09/2012, Graz / Austria

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Lessons I Learned While at the Queens Museum of Art « Queens ...

Lessons I Learned While at the Queens Museum of Art « Queens ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Because of guidance from women like Laura Lynch and Lauren Brandt Schloss, with the support of a group of elite museum educators who work at the top institutions across the city, and as part of Director Tom Finkelpearl's extraordinary staff ...
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Growing new art ideas along the Central Corridor - thelinemedia.com

Growing new art ideas along the Central Corridor - thelinemedia.com | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
thelinemedia.comGrowing new art ideas along the Central Corridorthelinemedia.com“The practice of public art is really more dynamic than that. In this area of the country, it's a socially based practice.
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Hospitality knocks: Sally Tallant reinvents ... - CreativeTourist.com

Hospitality knocks: Sally Tallant reinvents ... - CreativeTourist.com | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The Liverpool Biennial, the largest contemporary visual arts festival in the UK, begins this weekend, its seventh outing since it launched back in 1999. For the first time, however, it has a new leader: Sally Tallant, former Head ...
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A series of discussions about Socially Engaged Art in L.A., Fall 2012 ...

A series of discussions about Socially Engaged Art in L.A., Fall 2012 ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
SOC(i)AL: Art + People is a free, public series of roundtable discussions and weekend events that explores socially engaged art in Southern California from East to West. Join the dialogue with SoCal artists, scholars, activists, ...
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Christy Lorio: Get on the map » Uptown Messenger

Christy Lorio: Get on the map » Uptown Messenger | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The C4 Mapping Project will identify cultural practices and organizations, performance spaces, krewes and social clubs, artist studios, farmer's and art markets, restaurants, parade routes, live music venues, and many more ...
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“Living as Form” and the Hemispheric Institute ... - Art and Politics Now

“Living as Form” and the Hemispheric Institute ... - Art and Politics Now | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Creative Time Summits (here is the schedule of the upcoming Summit) are a primary place for the discussion of socially engaged artistic practices. Laurie Jo Reynolds (above) is one artist who has been featured several times ...
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in JOAAP Issue #8 - Sue Bell Yank

in JOAAP Issue #8 - Sue Bell Yank | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Posted in March 27th, 2012 By Sue Bell Yank · joaap-8_coverspread_med1_02230843. In the most recent issue of the Journal of Aesthetics and Protest, I consider the role of the university in the cloistering of the aesthetic avant-garde from ...
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