Social Art Practices
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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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Spring 2012 Exhibitions | e-flux

Spring 2012 Exhibitions | e-flux | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The first exhibition is a major solo exhibition of work by Los Angeles-based artist Kerry Tribe. ... In 2010–11, her solo exhibition Dead Star Light toured to Arnolfini, Bristol; Modern Art Oxford; and the Camden Arts Centre, London.
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The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University | Art & Education

The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University | Art & Education | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The MFA in Visual Arts low-residency full-time program, offered by The Art Institute of Boston (AIB) at Lesley University, provides the ideal solution for artists, teachers, and professionals in related fields who are seeking professional...
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Roosevelt Row CDC named finalist for Creative Placemaking Grant - Downtown Devil

Roosevelt Row CDC named finalist for Creative Placemaking Grant - Downtown Devil | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Downtown DevilRoosevelt Row CDC named finalist for Creative Placemaking GrantDowntown DevilThe Creative Placemaking Grant is funded by ArtPlace, a collaboration of federal agencies, national banks and foundations that aim to support projects that...
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The Art Of The Rural: How The Rural Could Save Contemporary Art

The Art Of The Rural: How The Rural Could Save Contemporary Art | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
This conversation was cosponsored by the Arts and Community Change Initiative, the Arts and Democracy Project, the Center For Rural Strategies, and InCommons -- and these organizations brought together an inspiring cohort of artists, ...
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Katharine Heintz's curator insight, January 19, 2014 6:36 PM

Democracy and the Arts - these groups should support an open internet since so much art is created and distributed online.

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GIPCA at ITC - 'give and take' in public spaces - Artslink.co.za News (press release)

GIPCA at ITC - 'give and take' in public spaces - Artslink.co.za News (press release) | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it

Artslink.co.za News (press release) GIPCA at ITC - 'give and take' in public spaces. Johannesburg's 1st Conference on Public Art, held at Main Street Life.

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Community Psychology Practice

Similar to CBPR, arts-based research (ABR) provides a unique and transformative set of methodologies that draw on various art modalities to address social issues.6,7 This approach uses art forms such as literary arts, music, ...
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Changing audience participation in Polish contemporary art ...

Changing audience participation in Polish contemporary art ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
There is talk of a socially engaged art, community-based art, dialogic art, participatory and collaborative work – all being described as 'relational practices'. "Ciudades Paralelas" from the Warsaw Hotel Project, image courtesy ...
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1% Art | Adbusters Culturejammer Headquarters

1% Art | Adbusters Culturejammer Headquarters | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Even outside of institutions, artists engaged in community-based and social practices that aim to provide public benefit in a time of austerity simply may be enacting what George H. W. Bush called for when he envisioned ...
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ArtCat - Williamsburg / Greenpoint / Bushwick - Agape Enterprise ...

ArtCat - Williamsburg / Greenpoint / Bushwick - Agape Enterprise ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Agape Enterprise aims to present various aspects of “performativity” and “social engagement” within both ephemeral and material contemporary art practice. We are located at the heart of the artistic community, Bushwick, in a building that ...
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Community Arts Council of Vancouver » Guiding Principles for DTES ...

Community Arts Council of Vancouver » Guiding Principles for DTES ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Here are 12 guiding principles for VMT's DTES community engaged art practice: Involves culturally diverse professional artists engaging in their art practice with the Downtown Eastside community;; Creates art from inception ...
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Indian art collective WALA wins FICA Public Art Grant 2011 with ...

Indian art collective WALA wins FICA Public Art Grant 2011 with ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
WALA has been engaged with performance art and community art projects. As part of the one-year CALENDAR PROJECT, WALA had made a calendar containing collages of personal photographs of twelve families residing ...
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University of Ulster, Belfast, Postgraduate ... - Art & Education

University of Ulster, Belfast, Postgraduate ... - Art & Education | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Critical discourse on practice with an emphasis on analysis and self-reflection contribute to an understanding of contemporary art located within a larger cultural, social and political context. The MFA embraces committed, sustainable ...
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ARC Muses: Occupy as Form: Dee Hibbert-Jones

ARC Muses: Occupy as Form: Dee Hibbert-Jones | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
This guest posting is by Dee Hibbert-Jones, Associate Professor of Art & Digital Arts New Media and Co-Director of The Hub: Social Practice Arts Research Center at UC Santa Cruz. Keyword: Class. Having grown up in ...
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What to See (and Not to See) at the 2012 Whitney Biennial - WNYC

What to See (and Not to See) at the 2012 Whitney Biennial - WNYC | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
WNYCWhat to See (and Not to See) at the 2012 Whitney BiennialWNYCThe essay also includes reference to other artists who have have undertaken politically charged content in their work, from LaToya Ruby Frazier (see one of her photos at right) to...
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Final Hours of Creative Capital Grant Deadline

Final Hours of Creative Capital Grant Deadline | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Creative Capital is currently accepting online Letters of Inquiry for grants in Emerging Fields, Literature and Performing Arts for the 2013 grant period through 4 p.m. March 1, 2012.
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One Million Bones – Genocide Awareness Event : The LAH Herald

One Million Bones – Genocide Awareness Event : The LAH Herald | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
One Million Bones is a large-scale social arts practice, using education and hands-on artmaking to raise awareness of genocides and atrocities going on around the world. One million bones will be collected from across the ...
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Rodrigo Martí on field work and alterity | Broken City Lab

Rodrigo Martí on field work and alterity | Broken City Lab | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Rodrigo Marti is a Mexican-Canadian artist who's social and conceptual practice has lead to an increased involvement in sociopolitical concerns. Recent projects have worked with issues of access in public education, student ...
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Chair of the Art Department and Artist/Practitioner in Social Practice ...

The successful candidate will help shape the vision of and launch our new MFA in Social and Environmental Arts Practice and guide our redesigned undergraduate program. S/he will teach in both programs.
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Create Change Public Artist Residency, The Laundromat Project ...

These workshops are designed to help artists deepen their approach to having a socially-engaged creative practice, while also building a network of like-minded peers. The LP is a community-based public art non-profit that brings arts ...
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Open Engagement | Megan Charland | blog

Open Engagement | Megan Charland | blog | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
“Open Engagement is an international conference that sets out to explore various perspectives on art and social practice and expand the dialogue around socially engaged art making. The Open Engagement conference is an ...
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NeMe: Art, Culture, Memory and Trauma

NeMe: Art, Culture, Memory and Trauma | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Art, Culture, Memory and Trauma will focus on the analysis of current curatorial and artistic practices that analyze and formalize aesthetic approaches to the traumatic inheritance of social and political conflictual events and to ...
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ICE Seminar: Art and Social Practice - Ideas for Creative Exploration ...

ICE Seminar: Art and Social Practice - Ideas for Creative Exploration ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
ICE Seminar: Art and Social Practice Tuesday, February 28 at 5:30 PM MLC Room 214. Over the past twenty years, discourse in the arts has increasingly blurred with that of the social sciences. Art critic Nicolas Bourriaud popularized the term ...
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Occupy with Art - Blog - OWS Space Team Presents: Valentine's Day ...

Occupy with Art - Blog - OWS Space Team Presents: Valentine's Day ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Occupy Wall Street Arts & Culture's first activities on Wall Street focused on rhetorical poetry were a confrontation -- not unlike the Situationist art of Guy Debord and the Situationist International, prominent artists of the May ...
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ALBERT B. CASUGA: Ambit's Gambit (A. B. Casuga Litblog): I ...

ALBERT B. CASUGA: Ambit's Gambit (A. B. Casuga Litblog): I ... | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
The Scene: Emergence, A Symposium on Community Arts Practice - On February 24th, engage in a day of networking and valuable discussion by participating in 1 of 5 panel discussions with real community-engaged art ...
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Art, creativity and a better world - The Telegram

Art, creativity and a better world - The Telegram | Social Art Practices | Scoop.it
Art, creativity and a better world- The Telegram spoke with four local artists about the role of art and creativity in their lives and their ability to spur social change.
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