Identity, culture and art: the study of urban-periphery as stages for artistic intervention

Leading researcher: Diana West
Research group: Practices and Politics of Culture
Type of project: Doctoral research
Status: Ongoing
Keywords: Artistic practices | Antropology | Social intervention | Urban periphery


Main institution: CRIA
Participant institutions: n.a.
Funding: FCT
Reference: SFRH/BD/89877/2012
Starting date: 01-01-13

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Abstract

In rencent years its been acknowledged the increase of artistic projects that encompass non-artistic groups from peripheral suburban areas and vulnerable contexts as well as the institutional receptivity and interest from museums, artistic or educational organizations regarding these projects. This study will contribute to further insight to this fields of cultural and artistic production. The main gold is to contribute to the field of anthropology and art thru an etnographic based reflexion of the hibrid, political and artistic characteristics of this practices that are embedded in a social “puzzling landscape” that anthropology has bee struggling to analize and interpret.

Researchers from CRIA

IDNamePositionProjTitleProject typeStatus
pub118*Filomena SilvanoSupervisorproj85*Identity, culture and art: the study of urban-periphery as stages for artistic interventionDoctoral researchOngoing
pub179*Sónia Vespeira de AlmeidaSupervisorproj85*Identity, culture and art: the study of urban-periphery as stages for artistic interventionDoctoral researchOngoing
pub364*Diana WestResearch scholarproj85*Identity, culture and art: the study of urban-periphery as stages for artistic interventionDoctoral researchOngoing
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