Today we discussed participatory art as a group with our mentors and here is a snapshot………..
SOCIALLY ENGAGED ART
POST CARTESIAN ARTIST
APPLIED SOCIAL ARTS
PARTICIPATORY ARTS PRACTICE
WHO MAKES DECISIONS? (DIRECTIVE – CONSULTATIVE – COLLABORATIVE)
WHERE DOES YOUR PRACTICE FIT WITHIN ALL OF THIS?
Erm, I think I may need to do some reading around the subject and some thinking – in the meantime – here is a good introduction to Relational Aesthetics (theory of a French bloke called Nicholas Bourriaud) that one of the other artists shared with us (phew!).