Art in Urban Context
Mål og innhald
Working from the position of artist driven & initiated works inserted into the
urban context; in both public and private space - Outside the Domain of the
Institution. The city as an experimental lab, as the raw material ¿ utilizing its very
complexities, to navigate, explore, investigate and comprehend from new and
changed perspectives; disorientation is routinely applied ¿ taking theory into
Project includes a mix of the following:
¿ Mapping, with reference to Situationism, the Flaneur, Fluxus, Agit Prop &
¿ Artist strategies, as tools to realising innovative thinking.
¿ Performative workshop (invisible Theatre, Boal¿)
¿ Nomadic systems; questions of transience/permanence.
¿ The collective/the group/the collaborative.
¿ Place/Site/Location/Address/X: content carriers.
¿ Liminal space.
¿ Mapping Meal.
¿ Walking as art process
¿ Discussion of relevant articles
¿ Lecture series
¿ Visit to Bergen¿s underground
¿ Audience identifying/building
Krav til forkunnskapar
This project draws upon individual students individual knowledges/experiences, all of which can be resourced within the concept of Art in Urban Context.
Specifically: installation/sculpture/performance; site specific/site sensitive/contextual; theories which relate to these (Situationism etc) - in all using whatever mediums/disciplines are relevant to the contextual concepts.
Undervisningsformer og omfang av organisert undervisning
inclusive: participatory - relational aesthetics/mapping/situationism/ destruction art theory: Gustav Metzger/oblique strategies/etc.