Looking, encountering, staging

"Looking, Encountering, Staging" investigates the ways cultural practices (exhibitions, news reports, documentary photography, artistic and scientific discourses) stage their subjects and thus construct positions for their audiences. The contributors analyse how these positions come to be...

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Bibliographic Details
Authors and Corporations: Bangma, Anke (Editor), Anastas, Ayreen (Other), Piet Zwart Instituut (Other)
Title: Looking, encountering, staging publ. by Piet Zwart Institute. Ed. by Anke Bangma.
Type of Resource: Book
Language:English
published:
Frankfurt am Main: Revolver, Archiv für Aktuelle Kunst, c 2005
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Summary: "Looking, Encountering, Staging" investigates the ways cultural practices (exhibitions, news reports, documentary photography, artistic and scientific discourses) stage their subjects and thus construct positions for their audiences. The contributors analyse how these positions come to be naturalized as 'given', or use strategies of staging, performing and re-theatricalization to rethink the role of the artist or curator as mediator and to relocate the viewer
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Item Description: 331 S.; Ill., graph. Darst; 24 cm, 300 gr.
ISBN: 9783865880123, 3865880126